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Tunisian Police Rape Victim Defiant
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Rape, Women, violence, Court, Tunisian )

Ray
- 11 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Tunisia was praised for passing a progressive constitution in January that explicitly protects women against violence. But the protracted case of a Tunisian victim of police rape,
#BBCtrending: 'I Don't Deserve to Be Raped' Say Women in Brazil
Offbeat  (tags: Women, Rape, Brazil )

Ray
- 13 days ago - bbc.co.uk
There's been a huge backlash on social media in Brazil, after a new survey suggested 65% of Brazilians think women who dress in a revealing way "deserve to be attacked".
Bosnia's Wartime Rape Survivors Losing Hope of Justice
Offbeat  (tags: Europe, War, Women, Rape, Violence, Justice, Bosnia )

Ray
- 16 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The Bosna, the river that gave this country its name, flows northwards through the city of Zenica, slicing it in two. On its banks, the chimney stacks of the giant steelworks in the centre of the city funnel thick smoke into the surrounding valley.
Evicted Willington Animal Sanctuary Founder Spends Weekend Barricaded in Farm House
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Sanctuary, barricade, government, rainbow ark, police, politics, news, media, unusual, women, humor )

Borg
- 16 days ago - thenorthernecho.co.uk
Paula Campbell and two supporters were granted permission to return to the farm, from where she ran the Rainbow Ark Animal Sanctuary, to collect personal belongings, but the trio barricaded themselves in with furniture.
The Laughing Bride
Offbeat  (tags: family, humans, interesting, women, funny, humor, goodnews, humans, off-beat )

Gene
- 29 days ago - youtube.com
I have been watching this, at least once a day, for more than a week now. It is helplessly contagious. Oh, to start a new life with someone so joyous. Almost enough, well not quite, but it is a good beginning. And very funny.
'Clare's Law' Introduced to Tackle Domestic Violence
Offbeat  (tags: Clare Wood, Domestic Abuse, Clare Law, Violence, Women, England, Wales, UK )

Ray
- 38 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The law was introduced following Clare Wood's murder by a former boyfriend - A scheme to let people find out from police if their partner has a history of domestic violence has been brought in across England and Wales.
Sun Shines on Forest Women - Inter Press Service
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, goodnews, India, herbs, women, solar, cooperatives )

Naoko
- 41 days ago - ipsnews.net
Chintapakka Jambulamma, 34, looks admiringly at a solar dryer. It's the prized possession of the Advitalli Tribal Women's Co-operative Society- a collective of women entrepreneurs that she leads.
11 Reasons Women Kick Men's Behinds
Offbeat  (tags: women, brains, emotions, beer, bodies, videos )

Freya
- 42 days ago - msnvideo.msn.com
To honor International Women's Day on March 8, here's a roundup of amazing facts unique to women.
Women Prisoners 'Coerced Into Sex With Staff'
Offbeat  (tags: women, sex, prison, investigation report, UK )

Ray
- 50 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Female prisoners in England and Wales have been coerced into having sex with staff in return for favours such as alcohol and cigarettes, a report says.
Seven Months Pregnant and Working in the Fields
Offbeat  (tags: Nepal, Women, Hard Labour, Human Rights, Agricultural Work, Health )

Ray
- 51 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Women in Nepal do the lion's share of agricultural work, and it's common for them to continue working in the fields throughout pregnancy. But this can seriously affect their health, and that of their unborn child.
Chicago Bans Hat Pins and Ugly People
Offbeat  (tags: americans, culture, funny, government, off-beat, police, society, safety, women )

Barry
- 52 days ago - historyweird.com
In 1911, the city fathers of Chicago passed a few interesting ordinances to make the place a better city, sort of.
20 Reasons Why Women Live Longer Than Men
Offbeat  (tags: women, men, life span, photos, funny )

Giana
- 59 days ago - boredpanda.com
It's long been understood that, for the most part, women tend to live longer than men. While scientists have a number of theories on the issue, we think that these hilarious (and hazardous) pictures just might account for the disparity.
Beg Bugs Ruling the World
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, business, children, crime, culture, ethics, food, government, health, humans, hypocrisy, news, odd, protection, society, safety, UN, women, world )

Rahman
- 59 days ago - dotsub.com
Pat Condell eloquently speaks out against the fox guarding the henhouse in the UN, with women-hating, terrorism-supporting countries being place in charge of human rights.
Video:These Kids Finally Say What They Really Think About Mom. And Her Reaction? Priceless.
Offbeat  (tags: funny, ethics, culture, children, goodnews, interesting, society, women, americans )

JL
- 96 days ago - upworthy.com
Ray Flores There isn't a single day that I don't question my abilities as a parent. And when these mothers start reflecting on their issues and doubts -- yeah, that struck a nerve. But when their kids start saying what they really think about momma bear?
We All Know This:Frozen People Found Dead! Pay It Forward With..! Give Respect & Homes, Apartments,Homesteads!
Offbeat  (tags: americans, men, women, children, culture, ethics, goodnews, society, world )

Ruth
- 116 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We all know this:Frozen People Found Dead! Pay it Forward With..Someday you after you are given a home -- you will give it forward ! Give Respect & Homes, Apartments,Homesteads!
 

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