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Please Sign: Remove India Politician Who Said Women Invite Rape With Clothing and Behavior
World  (tags: India, rape, sexual violence, blaming the victim, Asha Mirje, Indi National Commission for Women, New Delhi, sexual assault, women's rights, violence, crime )

- 612 days ago -
Politician Asha Mirje stunned the world last week by blaming India's rash of sexual violence on women's behavior and dress. So why hasn't Mirje been removed from the National Commission for Women?
INDIA: Islamic Jihadis Go Beserk in Villages of West Bengal , Media Blacks Out Jihadi Riot Once Again
World  (tags: India, Islamic Violence against Hindus, Rioting, Looting, Sexual Assault )

- 957 days ago -
Canning: Widespread rioting and looting by Jihadi's has been reported from South 24 Parganas. Large scale looting and arson of Hindu houses. Severe molestation of 5 Hindu women including Lakshmi Naskar (38 year ) by Muslims took place at Kholakhali....
India Dramatically Tightens Laws on Sexual Assault & Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human trafficking, sexual assault, India new laws )

- 977 days ago -
India dramatically tightened its laws on sexual assault and trafficking Sunday, with a far-reaching package of measures rushed through to satisfy public opinion in the wake of the horrific gang rape and murder of a young woman in the capital in December.
Protect Native American Women From Sexual Assault
World  (tags: world, government, usa, ACTION, SEXUAL ASSAULT, NATIVE AMERICAN WOMEN )

- 1020 days ago -
Target: Rep. John Boehner, Speaker of the House; Rep. Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader Goal: Ensure the protection of Native women from assault by non-Native perpetrators. One in three Native American women is a victim of sexual assault.
Egypt: Widespread Reports of Sexual Assaults on Women in Tahrir Protests
World  (tags: Egypt, Sexual Assault, Tahrir Square, Muslim Brotherhood, Women, HumanRights )

- 1044 days ago -
Many are blaming the Muslim Brotherhood for the assaults. Some are suggesting that female journalists are being targeted again...An alliance of Egyptians quickly formed to try to combat the sexual assaults, creating a Twitter account Twitter shut down
ACTION ALERT: NYPD: Stop Blaming Victims and Shaming Women! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: rape, sexual assault, violence, rights, women, misjustice, police department )

- 1464 days ago -
Brooklyn residents are reeling from a spate of at least 10 unsolved sexual assaults since last March. However, rather than engaging in constructive efforts to catch the sexual predators, the New York City Police Department is blaming women for wearing
60 MINUTES: Lara Logan Breaks Silence on Cairo Assault
World  (tags: world, womens rights, media, Lara Logan, sexual assault, Egypt, rviolence, politics, news, middle-east, society )

- 1621 days ago -
After the assault: Lara Logan comes home The "60 Minutes" correspondent on her life since the attack, new fears as a reporter, and the people who helped restore her dignity
4 Days, 179 Congolese Women Raped
World  (tags: congo, women, rape, weapon of war, sexual assault )

- 1867 days ago -
These days, rape is to the Congo like peanut butter is to jelly. The two seem to naturally go together, so high are the rates of rape as a weapon of war and civilian sexual assaults in the conflict-torn Congo.

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