#Sexual Assault

  • Article: Bangladesh Just Sentenced 16 People to Death Over Brutal Murder of 19-Year-Old Student

    Bangladesh Just Sentenced 16 People to Death Over Brutal Murder of 19-Year-Old Student

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 24, 2019

    Nusrat Jahan Rafi risked her life to speak out against sexual abuse. Read more

  • Article: Tasmania Will Finally Change Sexual Abuse ‘Gag’ Laws Following Years of Survivor-Led Appeals

    Tasmania Will Finally Change Sexual Abuse ‘Gag’ Laws Following Years of Survivor-Led Appeals

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 23, 2019

    “Without my name or my face, it is not my story. It is just my words.” Read more

  • Article: 'Bake Off' Winner Nadiya Hussain Says Talking About Sexual Assault Is 'Best Thing I've Done'

    'Bake Off' Winner Nadiya Hussain Says Talking About Sexual Assault Is 'Best Thing I've Done'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 14, 2019

    Nadiya Hussain recently shared that she was sexually assaulted when she was five years old. Read more

  • Article: How Some South African Men Are Using Trumpets to Help Keep Soweto Women Safe

    How Some South African Men Are Using Trumpets to Help Keep Soweto Women Safe

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 2, 2019

    The iconic vuvuzela has come a long way in the country since the 2010 football World Cup. Read more

  • Article: The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 17, 2019

    It comes after a mother was turned away twice while trying to report the rape of her 3-year-old. Read more

  • Article: 'We Just Have to Brave It': Women Face Assault on Zimbabwe's Public Buses

    'We Just Have to Brave It': Women Face Assault on Zimbabwe's Public Buses

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 11, 2019

    Cheaper fares have led to overcrowding on public buses, putting women's safety at greater risk. Read more

  • Article: Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 10, 2019

    The chilling video is still so relevant today, as South Africa is gripped by protests. Read more

  • Article: Rape of 8-Month-Old Baby in Cape Town Sparks Outrage Across South Africa

    Rape of 8-Month-Old Baby in Cape Town Sparks Outrage Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 3, 2019

    “We must unite against this evil.” Read more