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1 year ago

South African Girl's Gang-Rape and Murder Triggers Political Outrage
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Southafrica, Rape, violence )
Rose - 25 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

The gang-rape and murder of a 17-year-old girl in South Africa has triggered expressions of outrage from politicians and calls for Indian-style protests against a culture of sexual violence.
1 year ago

Anene Booysen: Raped Because She Was a Girl
World  (tags: violence, humanrights, world, RAPE, SOUTHafrica )
Rose - 28 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

I read an article on Thursday morning. It said: "The victim had been sliced open from her stomach to her genitals and dumped."
1 year ago

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The Modern Face Of Human Trafficking In Ghana, Who Should Be Blamed?
World  (tags: world, humanrights, HUMAN TRAFFICKING, society )
Rose - 12 seconds ago - m.naij.com

Unemployed graduates and some youth who are desperate to work to earn a living have fallen victims to the scheme of some scrupulous and greedy people in Ghana who enrich themselves by preying on the poor. These greedy people have

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1 year ago

 up to date

Mom pleads guilty to allowing 6 yr old to be molested
1 year ago
Stalking: Know It, Name It, Stop It
1 year ago
1 year ago

 noted Dana Thank you

1 year ago

 up to date

1 year ago

All noted thank you Rose and Dana.

The informatio on stalking is very useful having been "Stalked" myself it isa terrifying experience.

1 year ago

Yes Vivien it can be life altering when placed in this kind of a situation, it too is over looked a lot like human trafficking.

1 year ago

Noted to date.Thanks Rose,Dana & Alicia.

1 year ago

 I found them and noted TY Alicia

1 year ago

Zero Tolerance of FGM: Taking The Issues Forward in the UK
World  (tags: world, europe, humanrights, FGM ZERO TOLERANCE )
Rose - 12 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a cruel legacy of patriarchal societies and traditions stretching back over millennia. Yet still it occurs, even in Britain and the developed world: in the UK over 20,000 girls are thought to be at high risk or

1 year ago

Super Bowl Sex Trafficking Sting Rescues Two Oklahoma Women
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, SUPER BOWL, SEX TRAFFICKING CHARGES )
Rose - 14 seconds ago - newsok.com

NEW ORLEANS - A Super Bowl Sex Sting frees two Oklahoma women from a life of sex trafficking.

1 year ago

Ministers Urge Religious Chiefs to Oppose Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: children, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, protection, prevention, warning, society, women, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, freedoms, GoodNews, HumanRights, humanrights, world, violence, UnitedNations, unitednations, society )
J.L. - 4 days ago - trust.org

* Ministers in Rome to discuss female genital mutilation * Follows U.N. resolution urging countries to ban it * Speakers say education of communities crucial
 TRY THIS VIVIEN

1 year ago

Video: Haunted By Violence, Children in DRC Find Healing Through Art
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, HumanRights, humanrights, society, Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, world, violence, UnitedNations, unitednations, children, ethics, health, healthcare, protection, treatment )
J.L. - 7 days ago - unicefusa.org

He is in a child-friendly space managed by UNICEF partner AVSI in Mugunga III, a site in the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo where several thousand internally displaced persons have found shelter.

1 year ago

 all done

 chers

1 year ago

Noted to date,thanks Rose & Dana.

1 year ago
Why Is Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl?


Society & Culture  (tags: SADNESS, superbowl, sporting events, sex trafficking, humans, crime, abuse, children, child, safety, society, women )
Dana - 9 minutes ago - christianpost.com

The Super Bowl and other large sporting events like the Olympics and the World Cup are increasingly being recognized as magnets for sex trafficking and child prostitution.

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 FROM DANA

1 year ago

 up to date

 Cheers

1 year ago

18-Month Trek to End Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, europe, Human trafficking, raising money for victims )
Rose - 1 minute ago - burtonmail.co.uk

PENSIONER has made a stop in Burton as part of a charity walk across the UK and Ireland to raise £100,000 for The Salvation Army's work with homeless people and victims of human trafficking.

1 year ago

Pair Accused Of Trafficking Daughters For Sex Have Trial Date Moved
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, selling thier children )
Rose - 28 seconds ago - lex18.com

The trial for the parents accused of sex trafficking their teenage daughters has been pushed back to June because additional charges have now been added.

sorry for the reposted, no more child soldiers!
1 year ago

everybody to make red hands!

http://www.care2.com/news/member/758176533/2716083

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12th February:Global Campaign »Red Hand Day«: Stop Using Child Soldiers


World  (tags: human rights, children rights, violence against girls, child soldiers, red hand, action, human rights )
Alicia - 736 days ago - redhandday.org

According to United Nations, there are still 250,000 child soldiers worldwide. During wars between adults, these children are sent to destructive military battles, they must run errands and are reduced to being slaves for their commanders Female child...
reposted, specially for the newcomers
1 year ago

BIENVENID@S!

http://www.care2.com/news/member/758176533/3502307


Por Favor, Firma Por 450 Trabajos En Peligro. Please Sign for 450 Works at Risk!


World  (tags: FGV, Valencia, Spain, ERE, work, human rights, solidarity, action, petition, signature, railways, public transport, cuts, money, horror )
Alicia - 56 days ago - change.org

Si algo le preocupa a este gobierno (Valencia, España) es su imagen, Ayuda a la gente de los ferrocarriles valencianos con tu firma. Gracias. If there's anything that Valencian government worries about is its public image. Help Valencian railways workers!
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Petiion | A La Consellería De Transportes De La Generalitat Valenciana: No Al ERE En FGV. No Al Recorte De Servicio En FGV. | C

Society & Culture  (tags: rights, society, employment rights )
Vivien - 29 days ago - change.org
The Valencian Government to alleviate its disastrous management, has decided to dismiss employees of public companies and officials. AMONG THEM HUNDREDS OF WORKERS Railways of the Generalitat Valenciana (FGV)
1 year ago

Signed as requested and Noted.
Thank you Rose, and thank you for the reposts Alicia.

1 year ago

 Noted and signed

 Your welcome Viv

1 year ago

The Everyday Violence Against Pregnant Women in India
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, Women, INDIA )
Rose - 39 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Source: The Atlantic | Allyn Gaestel & Allison Shelley The operating room was chilly on a grey morning in Bihar, Northern India. Tile floors did nothing to insulate from the thick, damp cold seeping through the blankets on rickety hospital beds.

1 year ago

No More Free Passes to Famous Men Who Abuse Women
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, MEN, WOMEN )
Rose - 29 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Source: Washington Post | Aly Neel The entertainment industry isn't exactly known for weeding out or even punishing male celebrities with histories of violence against women.... Mumford and Sons may have taken home the top award at the Grammys, but

1 year ago

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Human Trafficking Found in 118 Countries
World  (tags: world, humanrights, unitednations, report on human trafficking, sex slaves forced labor )
Rose - 13 seconds ago - couriermail.com.au

A NEW UN report paints a grim picture of the millions of people being trafficked for sexual exploitation and forced labour. They represent at least 136 different nationalities, have been detected in 118 countries and the majority of victims are

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1 year ago

 all noted

 Cheers

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago
 I found this
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SHOCKING: 15-Year-Old Girl Raped, Police Dismiss the Case Because Victim and Attackers Have "Low IQs"

Society & Culture  (tags: rape, sexual assault, violence, women, girls, 15 yo girl, three boys, mentally challenged, handicapped, New York state, police, case dismissed, no justice, Martin De Porres Academy, Long Island, teacher present, nothing done )
Brian - 9 hours ago - alternet.org
"In some of the most disturbing and sickening news of the day, New York state police have decided that a 15-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted by three boys was in fact not sexually assaulted because both she and the boys are mentally handicapped. "
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1 year ago

you can see my red hand at:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/aliciafilosofia/8473263400/in/photostream

i want to see yours!

in addition please remember that we have to RISE today! so many things so little time!

 and of course happy valentines if you celebrate it!

my redhand shared on Fb
1 year ago

RED HAND DAY. NO MORE CHILD SOLDIERS! photo 5688119f-8878-4b53-a62f-ef93a895de86_zpsba1de1f0.jpg RED HAND DAY, NO MORE CHILD SOLDIERS!

1 year ago

All noted thank you Rose and Alicia

Posted by Beth.
1 year ago
New Revelations About the Ayatollah Khomeini and His Pro-Pedophilia Practice and Fatwah


Society & Culture  (tags: Ayatollah Khomeini, fatwah for allowance of pedophilia, Islam, children's rights )
Beth - 18 hours ago - youtube.com

"A man can marry a girl younger than nine years of age, even if the girl is still a baby being breastfed. A man, however is prohibited from having intercourse with a girl younger than nine, other other sexual acts such as foreplay, rubbing, kissing and.."
1 year ago

 I don't know how to do the red hand can someone tell me

1 year ago

Canada: Abusive Policing, Neglect Along 'Highway of Tears'
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, CANADA, Indigenous WOMEN )
Rose - 51 minutes ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Source: Human Rights Watch The Royal Canadian Mounted Police in northern British Columbia has failed to protect indigenous women and girls from violence, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The report also describes abusive t

1 year ago

 all noted cheers

red hand
1 year ago

dear rose, i put my hand on a red piece of paper (of course it can be white and after then paint it red), with a pencil I took the siloutte and cut it. After then I wrote my message, take a foto, submit at the red hand campaign web and sent to the people I chose (The prosecutor of the International criminal court La Hague, Netherlands)

hope it helps

gracias a tod@s

1 year ago

Rose here is a link showing you how to do it . I hope the translation of the page is still english.
One you have done it you just email as attachment with a short blog.
http://translate.googleusercontent.com/translate_c?depth=1&langpair=auto|en&rurl=translate.google.com&twu=1&u=http://www.aktion-rote-hand.de/die-aktion/ablauf-der-aktion/&usg=ALkJrhh1EekGV72xP641WFK0unR24w-UEw

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1 year ago
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Gov. Scott Wants $4.5 Million Budgeted to Help Human Trafficking Victims » Marco Eagle


Society & Culture  (tags: humna trafficking, slavery, abuse, activists, child, children, culture, government, freedoms, humans, violence, safety, sadness, rights, police, health, ethics, crime, internet, women )
Vivien - 8 hours ago - marconews.com

MIAMI -- Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday he wants to earmark roughly $4.5 million in the state budget to fight human trafficking and help victims recover in a safe place after they're rescued.
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1 year ago

Posted for Dana

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Enough Is Absolutely Enough


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, ethics, family, rights, religion, safety, society, violence, women, freedoms, children )
Vivien - 25 seconds ago - usobserver.com

A Crucial Message from Edward Snook US~Observer Please read this alert very carefully and then act together with me
1 year ago

In Chains: Indonesia's Mentally Ill
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Mentally ill, Indonesia, ethics )
Rose - 12 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Indonesia is seeking to boost its community mental health services in an effort to end the lockdown and shackling of thousands of mental health patients.

1 year ago

 Thanks Alcia and Viiven for the red hand info

 noted as well

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

click on vivien to note
1 year ago
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Parents Horrified After Learning Primary Schoolchildren Aged Just 10 Are Playing 'the Raping Game' | Mail Online


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, culture, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, corruption )
Vivien - 21 seconds ago - dailymail.co.uk

The head at Stanford Junior School in Brighton has been forced to step in 'As soon as we found out this inappropriate word was being used, we spoke to the children concerned and they now no longer use it,' Gina Hutchins said
1 year ago

 Noted Vivien Thank you

Prisoner on hunger strike for 209 days & not charged
1 year ago
1 year ago

 Thaks Dana

1 year ago

Putting a Face on Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, death, human trafficking )
Rose - 11 seconds ago - king5.com

Yasmin Christopher remembers being crammed into a tiny apartment in Aberdeen with nine of her relatives when she was about 4 years old. They shared one bedroom, a single bathroom, had no furniture and no money.

1 year ago

 up to date

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1 year ago
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Attackers Hack Off the Hand of a Seven-Year-Old Albino Boy in Tanzania to Use Body Part in Witchcraft | Mail Online


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, human trafficking, culture, ethics, humans, safety, sadness, violence, children, crime )
Vivien - 49 seconds ago - dailymail.co.uk

Attackers collecting body parts of albinos for witchcraft hacked off the hand of a seven-year-old boy, officials said today.
1 year ago

Noted and  signed than k you Dana and Rose.

Bill Targets Violence Around Children
1 year ago
1 year ago

 noted all

Woman arrested for allegedly prostituting teens in exchange for food, shelter
1 year ago
1 year ago

 noted all ladies

1 year ago

Putting these here for vivien

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Many Sex Crimes By Children 'Missed'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, child, culture, sadness, safety, family )
Vivien - 11 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Some social workers, teachers and police fail to tackle sexual offending by children and teenagers because they miss signs of inappropriate behaviour, according to a report.
1 year ago

Two Men Appear in Court for Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, human trafficking, slave labor )
Rose - 18 seconds ago - fbc.com.fj

Two men appeared in the Suva Magistrates Court this afternoon in connection with the country's first ever domestic human trafficking case.
1 year ago

 Thanks David for putting those stories of Viivens in here

1 year ago

Thank you Rose and Dana noted.
David thank you for sharing my news articles above.
One thing I love about our group is how we share.

Teacher posed as girl on FB to lure boys in
1 year ago
1 year ago

 I agree with you Vivien

1 year ago

How Men Can Help Stop Sex Trafficking
World  (tags: humanrights, worldsex trafficking, buying women and girls )
Rose - 12 seconds ago - huffingtonpost.com

By Ed Ouellette, TakePart Let me tell you a true story--Brianna's story.

1 year ago
Man Gets 27 Years in Prison for Sexual Bondage of 15-Year-Old Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: bondage, abuse, children, child, crime, society, safety, sadness )
Dana - 2 hours ago - examiner.com
John Andrew Blaes, 49, from Parkville, Md., was sentenced today to 27 years in prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release, for conspiracy to produce child porn and transporting a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct, according to the FBI
 FROM DANA
1 year ago

Rose you are so sweet to repost this after you had already posted it. I love this group so much.........Thank you all!

1 year ago

 Noted all

1 year ago

 Your welcome Dana

 Hugs

1 year ago

Noted   Thank you Rose for repost on Dana's behalf.

Glad to hear you are enjoying this group Dana we are delighted to have you here.



This post was modified from its original form on 20 Feb, 4:11
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1 year ago
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Given a Snack and Then Taken Out and Shot: Pictures of a Tamil Tiger Leader's Son Taken Just Hours Apart 'Prove' He Was Executed


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, freedoms, government, society, sadness, women, rights, crime, child )
Vivien - 5 minutes ago - dailymail.co.uk

Disturbing new images have emerged of the dead body of the 12-year-old son of a Tamil leader that researchers say could prove he was executed by Sri Lankan government forces.
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1 year ago
'I Was Forced to Eat Raw Animal Organs': Sex Slave Forced to Take Part in Mass Orgies Reveals Horrific Abuse at Hands of 'Defend


Society & Culture  (tags: )
Vivien - 1 minute ago - dailymail.co.uk

A sect named Defenders of Christ that was broken up in Mexico last month forced women to participate in orgies, discouraged baths and made people eat raw animal organs, the wife of a cult leader has claimed.
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1 year ago
Magdalene Laundries Apology: Irish PM In Tears - Yahoo! News UK


Society & Culture  (tags: )
Vivien - 1 minute ago - uk.news.yahoo.com

Ireland's Prime Minister choked back tears as he issued an apology to thousands of women who were subjected to regimes of hard work and prayer in Catholic-run workhouses.
1 year ago

Noted to date,thank you!

1 year ago

 CROSS POSTING FOR BRIAN Mississippi Finally 'Officially' Banned Slavery -- But It's Alive and Well in America and the Rest of the World


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slavery, Mississippi, 13th amendment, human trafficking, sex slaves, state-sanctioned bondage, prison state, corporate prisons, incarceration nation, New Jim Crow )
Brian - 1 hour ago - alternet.org

"In celebrating the state's passage of the 13th Amendment, we seem to have forgotten that modern-day slavery is still a thriving industry. "
1 year ago

 noted all THanks

1 year ago

Human Trafficking: Four People Arrested in Flintshire
World  (tags: world, humanrights, europe, freedoms, Trafficking )
Rose - 46 seconds ago - bbc.co.uk

Four people have been arrested by police investigating human trafficking and the exploitation of workers in Flintshire. North Wales Police said it executed a number of warrants as part of an operation looking into foreign workers in the Deeside area.

1 year ago

 noted all

1 year ago

all noted thank you rose and Brian.

1 year ago

 noted Dana Thank you

1 year ago

 up to date

 Cheers

1 year ago

Child Sex Trafficking in Tenn., Victim Speaks Out
World  (tags: world, humanrights, sex trafficking victim speaks out )
Rose - 13 seconds ago - wate.com

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - For many people, child sex trafficking is something that happens in other parts of the world, but that's not the case. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, every two minutes a child is trafficked for the purpose of

1 year ago

Human Trafficking Is in Our Own Backyard
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, helping victims of trafficking )
Rose - 27 seconds ago - themaneater.com

For people like 13-year-old Natalia, moving to the U.S. was the only choice she had to receive a better, more affordable education. However, instead of receiving the education she deserved, she was abused and forced to work for the family

1 year ago

Noted Dana and Rose.
Also a special thank you to Pam for sharing use contact information on the news articles.

1 year ago

 Kudos Pam

 up to date ladies

 Cheers

1 year ago

Women's Safety Is a Global Social Issue, Say Activists


World  (tags: humanrights, violence, world, India, women's rights )
Rose - 23 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Article republished in English with kind permission of the author, and translated by Fer Amaral, Gender Researcher for Safe World for Women The Story that Shocked the World The death of a 23 year-old Indian student, victim of a sexual attack

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1 year ago

The Rise of 'Bride Snatching' in Kazakhstan
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, freedoms, child brides )
Rose - 16 seconds ago - scoop.co.nz

The Rise of 'Bride Snatching' in Kazakhstan A prominent international policy group, the Wilson Centre has reported on the rise of forced marriages in Kazakhstan. There are specific historical and cultural attitudes that distinguish the abuse
1 year ago

It's the Duty of All of Us to Call Out Sexualisation of Children
World  (tags: world, sexualisation of children, ethics, humanrights )
Rose - 15 seconds ago - thepunch.com.au

Stories about pedophilia are filling news bulletins and none more so than the sordid tale of UK celebrity DJ and charity worker, Jimmy Savile. "Sir Jim", as he became after his knighthood, was ubiquitous on TV when I was growing up in
1 year ago
FROM DANA
Soldiers Stole Children During El Salvador's War
World  (tags: elsalvador, military, children, crime, war, sadness, children, child )
Dana - 9 hours ago - usatoday.com
Fighting between government troops and guerrillas had broken out around the 4-year-old girl's family home in the countryside of this Central American country. The soldiers took advantage of the confusion and seized Contreras and her two siblings..........
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Father Gets Six Months for Putting Kids in Boxes
Society & Culture  (tags: child, children, abuse, family, sadness, safety, society )
Dana - 11 hours ago - heraldstaronline.com
James A. Taylor, 30, and his wife, Samantha M. Taylor, 26, both of 1321 Oregon Ave., pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of endangering children, a felony count of child endangering and a misdemeanor charge of unlawful restraint.
1 year ago

noted all

 Cheers

1 year ago

thank you David for cross posting these.     

 

Dana~.~

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose Dana and David.

1 year ago

 welcome Dana

1 year ago

 signed Dana

1 year ago

Noted-signed.

1 year ago

 Signed Cheers

1 year ago

'Modern-Day Slavery' Case Throws Light on Human Trafficking
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humans, crime, modern day slavery, sadness )
Dana - 4 hours ago - politix.topix.com

A horrifying case of human enslavement recently ended in Chicago with a life sentence in prison. Alex Campbell beat, raped, and imprisoned some 20 young women, forced them into prostitution, and branded them in visible places, including horseshoe brands

1 year ago

 Thanks Dana Noted all

1 year ago

Hyper Sexual Carnival Atmosphere Has a Dark Side for Rio's Women
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, Racism Hate crimes, sexual violence )
Rose - 34 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

The notorious festival encourages the objectification of women and during the weeks of the party there is an increase in sexual violence and hate crimes.

1 year ago

Thank you David and Rose

1 year ago

noted and signed  thank you Dana, Rose and David.

1 year ago
Tortured Slave Girl Learns to Smile Again


World  (tags: world, humanrights, Former slave learns how to smile again )
Rose - 38 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Sympathy and support is pouring in for a Karen girl who was allegedly kidnapped, enslaved, tortured and scarred over half of her body by a couple in Kamphaeng Phet.

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1 year ago

Response to 'The Islamic Solution to Stop Domestic Violence'
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Islam, View domestic, Violence )
Rose - 11 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

This article is in response to a post by Qasim Rashid of the Muslim Writers Guild of America titled, "The Islamic Solution to Stop DomesticViolence" published in the Huffington Post's Religion Blog on March 5th, 2012.

1 year ago

 Noted all

 Cheers

1 year ago

Heaven's Tears
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, death, education, ethics, family, law, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, police, politics, usa, violence, women, world )
Frank - 1 hour ago - latinola.com

Domestic violence must stop!
 I found this and thought you ladies might like it as much as I did

1 year ago

  Cheers as you would say David

1 year ago

Thank you Rose and David Noted.

1 year ago

Miami Man Gets 15 Years for Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, trafficking charges )
Rose - 16 seconds ago - lasvegassun.com

A Miami Beach man was sentenced to 15 years in prison for beating and strangling a woman he forced into prostitution.

1 year ago

 noted all

 Cheers

1 year ago

Teen 'Rape Victim' To Get 100 Lashes
Society & Culture  (tags: )
Laure - 2 hours ago - malaysiandigest.com
A MALDIVES court has sentenced a 15-year-old alleged rape victim to 100 lashes and eight months under house arrest after she admitted having had premarital sex in a separate incident
 I found this

1 year ago

Thank you Rose, Laura and David.

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