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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
- 21 hours 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.
UN-Funded African Troops Raped Vulnerable Somalis, Says HRW
World  (tags: rape, pedophilia, UN troops, Somalia, Human Rights Watch, humanrights, violence )

Beatrice
- 106 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.
Brussels Museum Shooting Suspect 'Beheaded Baby'
World  (tags: jihadists, kidnappers, prisoners, torture, beheading, rape )

Beatrice
- 107 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A freed French hostage held with David Haines has said one of his kidnappers took a perverse pleasure in torturing Syrian prisoners, and had boasted of how he had raped and killed a young mother before beheading her baby.
India Right-Wing Party Says Rape Charges Now 'Fashionable'
World  (tags: crime, asia, humanrights, India, rape, rage, Shiv Sena )

Naoko
- 143 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
NEW DELHI - Indian right-wing Hindu party Shiv Sena said Saturday filing sexual assault charges has "become a fashion" in an article backing a police officer accused of rape.
Israeli Professor Proposes Raping Women
World  (tags: Israel, Israeli, Professor, rightwing, right, wing, Mordechai, Kedar, rape, raping, women, Arab, mother, sister, morality )

Sam
- 152 days ago - rawstory.com
A professor and researcher for a right-wing Israeli think tank suggested in an interview earlier this month that raping Arab women was the only way to deter suicide bombers.
Demand Marital Rape Be Recognized as a Crime
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, rape, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 183 days ago - forcechange.com
: Judge Virender Bhat, Court of New Delhi Goal: Recognize marital rape Recently, a court in New Delhi, India absolved a man accused of raping his wife, arguing that forced intercourse within marriage does not equal rape
Demand Resignation of Rape-Supporting Politicians - ForceChange
World  (tags: asia, India, rape, victims, Samajwadi Party, humanrights, violence, crime )

Naoko
- 187 days ago - forcechange.com
Politicians in the Samajwadi Party in India are threatening women, insisting that rape is forgivable and that victims should face same penalties as rapists. Sign this petition demanding the resignation of these violence-promoting politicians.
India Ruling Party Minister Says Rape 'Sometimes Right'
World  (tags: crime, violence, India, rape )

Naoko
- 201 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Babulal Gaur, who as home minister of central Madhya Pradesh state is responsible for law and order, said: "This is a social crime which depends on men and women. Sometimes it's right, sometimes it's wrong." - No! It's ALWAYS WRONG !!
Demand Justice for Gang-Raped and Murdered Girls
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, rape, India, ACTION PLEASE, justice )

Rose
- 205 days ago - forcechange.com
President of India Pranab Mukherjee Goal: Impartially investigate and prosecute the gang-rape and murder of two low-caste Indian girls Two girls of the Dalit-or untouchables-class in India were found murdered after being brutally gang-raped.
End Rape and War in South Sudan
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, Rape, war, Sudan, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 213 days ago - forcechange.com
et: Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of South Sudan Goal: Stop rape and unnecessary violence in South Sudan Rape and civil war are running rampant in the deserts of South Sudan, due to political conflict between government opposition force
Save Indonesian Woman From Being Caned - Please Sign Petition
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, indonesia, violence, women, suffering, rape )

Ge
- 220 days ago - amnesty.org.au
A 25 year-old woman faces up to nine lashes with a wooden cane as punishment for "adultery" in the Langsa district of Aceh, Indonesia. The woman has been gang-raped by eight men as punishment for her "offence" under local laws. On 1 May 2014, the gr
Demand Resignation of Rape-Supporting Politicians
World  (tags: violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ACTION PLEASE, Rape, india )

Rose
- 252 days ago - forcechange.com
rget: Kanwaljit Deol, Human Rights Commission of India Goal: Remove rape-promoting politicians from office
Protect Women and Girls From Rape
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, women, ACTION PLEASE, Rape )

Rose
- 311 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud Goal: Provide protection for women and girls against rape and aid for survivors Many women and girls who live in Mogadishu, Somalia live in constant fear of being raped. In 2013
Somalia: Women Shouldn't Live in Fear of Rape
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, corruption, crime, freedoms, politics, rape, Somalia )

Kit
- 314 days ago - hrw.org
New Cabinet Should Implement 5-Point Plan To Curtail Sexual Violence
Iran: Leading Muslim Cleric Tortured, Near Death for Criticizing Political Islam
World  (tags: Iran, Political Islam, Ayatollah, Torture, Rape, Poison, Prison, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, death, freedoms, government )

Rob and J
- 322 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
He is presently serving the eighth year of an 11-year sentence handed down to him by the Islamic Republic's courts for advocating the separation of state & religion inside Iran. He has endured the rape of his spouse in front of other family members
 

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