#Equality Now

  • Article: There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.
    Girls & Women

    There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|April 1, 2019

    We asked an expert why having a definition is such a big deal. Read more

  • Article: This Country's First-Ever March Against Sexual Violence Just Broke an Abusive Silence
    Girls & Women

    This Country's First-Ever March Against Sexual Violence Just Broke an Abusive Silence

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 14, 2019

    The demonstration came after sexual harassment was officially made illegal. Read more

  • Article: Why Sexual Assault Survivors Just Marched 10,000 Kilometers Across India
    Girls & Women

    Why Sexual Assault Survivors Just Marched 10,000 Kilometers Across India

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 22, 2019

    Thousands gathered in Delhi to honor the end of the march on Friday. Read more

  • Article: Sudan Teen Faces Renewed Threat of Death Penalty for Stabbing Rapist Husband
    Girls & Women

    Sudan Teen Faces Renewed Threat of Death Penalty for Stabbing Rapist Husband

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 24, 2018

    The girl’s appeal has been suspiciously withdrawn, according to Equality Now. Read more

  • Article: The Cast of 'Handmaid's Tale' Reads Heartbreaking, True Stories of Sexual Violence
    Girls & Women

    The Cast of 'Handmaid's Tale' Reads Heartbreaking, True Stories of Sexual Violence

    June 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This is not fiction. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was Trafficked to the UK and Forced into Prostitution to Repay a Fake Debt
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Was Trafficked to the UK and Forced into Prostitution to Repay a Fake Debt

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 25, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Even if you are scared, the lion is still there inside you.” Read more

  • Article: This British Woman Was Just 14 When She Became a Prostitute — Now, She Fights to End Modern Slavery
    Girls & Women

    This British Woman Was Just 14 When She Became a Prostitute — Now, She Fights to End Modern Slavery

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Rebecca ran away from home after being sexually abused for 8 years. Read more

  • Article: There’s a Global Rape Epidemic and There Are Few Laws to Prevent it
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    There’s a Global Rape Epidemic and There Are Few Laws to Prevent it

    By Katie Dallas|March 8, 2017|Equality Now and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    New report exposes insufficient laws all over the world Read more