#Sexual Violence

  • Article: Why Angelina Jolie Wants Her Daughters to Follow In Her Footsteps
    Girls & Women

    Why Angelina Jolie Wants Her Daughters to Follow In Her Footsteps

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 9, 2018

    “What sets you apart is what you are willing to do for others,” the actress said. Read more

  • Article: The Time’s Up Legal Fund Raised $20 Million in Just One Month
    Girls & Women

    The Time’s Up Legal Fund Raised $20 Million in Just One Month

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 8, 2018

    The initiative has already received requests for help from more than 1,000 people. Read more

  • Article: Florida Close to Banning Child Marriage — But There's a Catch
    Girls & Women

    Florida Close to Banning Child Marriage — But There's a Catch

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 6, 2018

    The House’s amendments would still allow child marriage in some cases. Read more

  • Article: This Former Child Sex Worker Has Helped More Than 40 Women Escape Prostitution
    Girls & Women

    This Former Child Sex Worker Has Helped More Than 40 Women Escape Prostitution

    Feb. 6, 2018|Voice of America

    It’s estimated there could be up to 300,000 female commercial sex workers in Sierra Leone. Read more

  • Article: Hillary Clinton Gives Human Rights Award to ISIS Survivor Nadia Murad
    Girls & Women

    Hillary Clinton Gives Human Rights Award to ISIS Survivor Nadia Murad

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 6, 2018

    Nadia is a Yazidi refugee who has fought to bring ISIS to justice for committing genocide. Read more

  • Article: Maryland Passed a Bill to Strip Rapists of Parental Rights
    Girls & Women

    Maryland Passed a Bill to Strip Rapists of Parental Rights

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 2, 2018

    The law will allow victims to terminate their rapists’ rights to children conceived from the rape. Read more

  • Article: An 8-Month-Old Baby Was Reportedly Raped by Her 28-Year-Old Cousin in India
    Girls & Women

    An 8-Month-Old Baby Was Reportedly Raped by Her 28-Year-Old Cousin in India

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 30, 2018

    The baby was left with “horrific” injuries and is now in critical condition. Read more

  • Article: This African State Could Soon Pass Its First-Ever Law Against Rape
    Girls & Women

    This African State Could Soon Pass Its First-Ever Law Against Rape

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 10, 2018

    Somaliland, a self-declared republic, is part of Somalia, which currently has no anti-rape laws. Read more