#Sexual assault

  • Article: The Pandemic Is Putting Latin American Girls at Risk of Pregnancy and Abuse, Experts Say

    The Pandemic Is Putting Latin American Girls at Risk of Pregnancy and Abuse, Experts Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 3, 2020

    A rise in teenage pregnancies is expected as healthcare resources are diverted to COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: Critics Blast New Title IX Rules on Campus Sexual Assault and Harassment

    Critics Blast New Title IX Rules on Campus Sexual Assault and Harassment

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2020

    “DeVos’ Title IX rule makes it easier for schools to ignore cases of sexual violence.” Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Mexicans Protested Gender-Based Violence in a Silent March

    Hundreds of Mexicans Protested Gender-Based Violence in a Silent March

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 9, 2019

    An average of 10 women are murdered every day in Mexico. Read more

  • Article: Janelle Monáe Tells Survivors of Sexual Assault: 'I Hear You, I See You, and I Believe You'

    Janelle Monáe Tells Survivors of Sexual Assault: 'I Hear You, I See You, and I Believe You'

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 29, 2018

    “Repeat after me. We see you. We hear you. We support you. We believe you.” Read more

  • Article: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Fight Unfolds in Spotlight of #MeToo

    Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Fight Unfolds in Spotlight of #MeToo

    From Voice of America|Sept. 21, 2018

    Allegations of sexual misconduct against US Supreme Court nominee causes turmoil. Read more

  • Article: Do Morocco's New Laws On Violence Against Women Go Far Enough?

    Do Morocco's New Laws On Violence Against Women Go Far Enough?

    By Daniele Selby  and  David Brand|Sept. 12, 2018

    More than 40% of women said they had experienced "an act of violence at least once." Read more

  • Article: #MeToo Legal Fund Has Already Helped More Than 2,500 Women

    #MeToo Legal Fund Has Already Helped More Than 2,500 Women

    By Joe McCarthy|April 30, 2018

    Every 98 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. Read more

  • Article: ICE Detainee Says She Was Sexually Assaulted & Thrown in Solitary for Reporting It

    ICE Detainee Says She Was Sexually Assaulted & Thrown in Solitary for Reporting It

    Feb. 16, 2018

    ICE denies the allegations. Read more