#Justice

  • Article: A Singer and Activist Is Speaking Out Against Rape and Sexual Violence in Botswana

    A Singer and Activist Is Speaking Out Against Rape and Sexual Violence in Botswana

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 28, 2020

    Nearly 70% of women in Botswana have experienced sexual abuse. Read more

  • Article: Rape Conviction Rates Rise 75% in Sweden After Change in the Law

    Rape Conviction Rates Rise 75% in Sweden After Change in the Law

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 1, 2020

    The country changed the legal definition of rape to sex without consent. Read more

  • Article: Alicia Keys, Cardi B, and More Join Campaign Seeking Justice for Breonna Taylor

    Alicia Keys, Cardi B, and More Join Campaign Seeking Justice for Breonna Taylor

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 11, 2020

    Police killed the 26-year-old Black woman in her sleep. #SayHerName Read more

  • Article: 2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report

    2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 9, 2019

    Stateless people, enslaved individuals, and those living in conflict areas are the most affected. Read more

  • Article: Why UK Women's Groups Are Threatening Legal Action Against the Crown Prosecution Service

    Why UK Women's Groups Are Threatening Legal Action Against the Crown Prosecution Service

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 10, 2019

    The End Violence Against Women Coalition is warning of a “collapse in justice after rape.” Read more

  • Article: UK Rape Victims Asked To Give Phones, Social Media to Police

    UK Rape Victims Asked To Give Phones, Social Media to Police

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 29, 2019

    “We seem to be going back to the bad old days when victims of rape are being treated as suspects.” Read more

  • Article: South African Judge Rules Same-Sex Discrimination in the Church Is Unlawful

    South African Judge Rules Same-Sex Discrimination in the Church Is Unlawful

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 12, 2019

    “It’s a historic day for us.” Read more

  • Article: Scotland Unveils Radical To-Do List to Become World Leader in Gender Equality

    Scotland Unveils Radical To-Do List to Become World Leader in Gender Equality

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 25, 2019

    It’s just kicked off 2019 in the best possible way. Read more