#Sexual Violence

  • Article: This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    Swati Maliwal, Delhi's Women's Commissioner, has been protesting since last Friday. Read more

  • Article: Protests Erupt in India After Two Girls Are Raped
    Girls & Women

    Protests Erupt in India After Two Girls Are Raped

    April 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    One victim was just 8 years old. Read more

  • Article: Women In Thailand Refuse to Be Told How to Dress at New Year Festival
    Girls & Women

    Women In Thailand Refuse to Be Told How to Dress at New Year Festival

    April 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "This is the first time women are saying enough is enough." Read more

  • Article: India's High Court Could Not Find Man Guilty of Raping His Wife – Because It Is Not a Crime
    Girls & Women

    India's High Court Could Not Find Man Guilty of Raping His Wife – Because It Is Not a Crime

    By Daniele Selby|April 3, 2018

    Legal marital rape leads to “destructive attitudes that promote the marital rape," the judge said. Read more

  • Article: A 14-Year-Old Died Giving Birth to Her Rapist’s Child in Paraguay
    Girls & Women

    A 14-Year-Old Died Giving Birth to Her Rapist’s Child in Paraguay

    By Daniele Selby|March 23, 2018

    Pregnancy- and childbirth-related complications are the leading cause of death in girls ages 15-19. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was Raped by a Family Member at 15 — and Now Fights for Children Who Have Survived Sexual Assault
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Was Raped by a Family Member at 15 — and Now Fights for Children Who Have Survived Sexual ...

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 22, 2018

    Brisa de Angulo is the CEO and founder of Breeze of Hope, and a survivor of sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: In Syria’s Civil War, Rape Has Been Used As a Weapon Against Men, Women, and Children
    Citizenship

    In Syria’s Civil War, Rape Has Been Used As a Weapon Against Men, Women, and Children

    By Daniele Selby|March 15, 2018

    Rape and sexual violence have been used to extract confessions and information from victims. Read more

  • Article: These Subway Cars Are Reserved for Women, But They’re Filled With Men
    Girls & Women

    These Subway Cars Are Reserved for Women, But They’re Filled With Men

    By Daniele Selby|March 5, 2018

    At rush hour, “it’s basically all men trying to squeeze in,” one rider said. Read more