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New Report Details the Nightmare Faced By Yazidi Women Captured By the Islamic State
World  (tags: world, terrorism, politics, ISIS, Yazidi women, rape, torture, abuse, slavery, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', death, crime, violence, society, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 34 days ago - news.vice.com
Four months after the Islamic State captured hundreds -- possibly thousands -- of Yazidi women, the female prisoners continue to live in fear of rape, torture, and forced marriage, according to a report released Tuesday by Amnesty International.
South Sudan Conflict: What Chance of Peace?
Offbeat  (tags: Conflict, Civil War, Rape, trauma, Children, South Sudan )

Ray
- 43 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The soldier lying face down in a puddle of his own blood, the child caught in the lethal crossfire, the female patient raped and then shot in her hospital bed - nobody is counting the dead in South Sudan.
Tell Congress: Pass the Campus Accountability and Safety Act Now! - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, rape, women, ethics, crime, government, politics )

Beverly
- 43 days ago - action.kirstengillibrand.com
With untrained administrators, convoluted disciplinary proceedings and a culture that lays the blame on women - it is no wonder that so few college students report sexual assault. We have to take action now to change the culture and combat sexual assault.
Protect Victims of Military Sexual Assault - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Military Justice Improvement Act, Defense Department, rape, sexual assault, military sexual assault )

Dandelion
- 55 days ago - endsexualassault.com
Eight out of 10 victims of sexual assault don't trust the chain of command enough to report the atrocious crime committed against them. The Military Justice Improvement Act would transfer the decision to prosecute outside the chain of command.
Take Action: Fight Sexual Assault By Banning Fraternities - FORCE CHANGE
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, rape, crime, education, ethics, safety )

Beverly
- 57 days ago - forcechange.com
End sexual assault by banning all fraternities at the University of Virginia.
The Shocking Photographs That Reveal That Seals Are Having Sex With Penguins and Have Sparked International Furore
Animals  (tags: animals, rape, suffering, cruelty, penguins, penguin, seals, sexual assault, Marion Island, female king penguin, Antarctic fur seals, ethics, animalwelfare, sadness )

Shelli
- 71 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The disturbing behaviour of a group of fur seals on Marion Island, sub-Antarctic Indian Ocean, has been caught on camera. Astonishing footage reveals an enormous seal attacking a female king penguin and forcing itself on her. The poor animal tries to
What Should Happen to a Released Rapist?
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Rape, Law, release )

Ray
- 74 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The decision of Sheffield United to allow convicted rapist Ched Evans back for training has been widely condemned. A petition demanding the club refuse to sign Evans has been signed by 160,000 people.
Life of Fear and Darkness for Women Under ISIS
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIS, womens' rights violations, rape, kidnapping, selling women )

Beth
- 81 days ago - clarionproject.org
Daily life for women under ISIS includes crushing laws and the fear of being kidnapped, sold or married to a jihadi.
My Life as a Serial Killer's Daughter
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Rape, Murder, Family Life, USA )

Ray
- 86 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Keith Jesperson is notorious in the US as the Happy Face Killer, who raped and murdered eight women in the 1990s. Here his daughter, Melissa Moore, describes how she learned the truth as a teenager - and eventually found a way to live with it.
Fire Pro-Rape Sports Commentator - ForceChange ~ PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, women, violence, rape, ethics, media, violence )

Beverly
- 94 days ago - forcechange.com
Fire the ESPN commentator who said that the rape charges against a basketball star gave him "sizzle."
Rapes Increase By 29% as Overall Crime Falls in England and Wales
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Rape, Data, Police, England UK )

Ray
- 102 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The number of rapes reported to and recorded by police in England and Wales is at its highest ever level, official figures have shown.
The HeForShe Commitment! Men Please Take Action !!
Society & Culture  (tags: heforshe, men stand up for women, violenceagainstwomen, rape, crime, male celebrities )

Barb
- 107 days ago - heforshe.org
Gender equality is not only a women's issue, it is a human rights issue that requires my participation. I commit to take action against all forms of violence and discrimination faced by women and girls.
Stop Columbus Day From Being Recognized as a National Holiday
Society & Culture  (tags: Columbus Day, petition, remove as National Holiday, slavery, torture, rape, pillage, horror )

Dandelion
- 108 days ago - forcechange.com
The United States government has the responsibility to recognize that celebrating Columbus day is an act of injustice that upholds a juvenile fairy tale and is in no way worthy of celebration.
Fraternity Culture and College Rape
Offbeat  (tags: BBC Popup, sexual assaults, Abuse, Rape, US colleges, Colorado University. USA )

Ray
- 118 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The BBC Pop Up team has spent all of September living in a house right on the edge of the Boulder campus of Colorado University. The issue of sexual assaults at US colleges was raised repeatedly by students we met.
UN-Funded African Troops Raped Vulnerable Somalis, Says HRW
World  (tags: rape, pedophilia, UN troops, Somalia, Human Rights Watch, humanrights, violence )

Beatrice
- 140 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Internationally-funded African Union troops in war-torn and impoverished Somalia have raped women and girls as young as 12 and traded food aid for sex, Human Rights Watch said in a damning report on Monday.
 

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