Lesbian, gay, bi and trans people face death threats every day on Twitter. Twitter should post to say when theyâEUR(TM)re investigating an account, so victims can retweet it to curb viral hate storms. And they need to make it easier for people to report abuse.
Aberash Bekele, 32, was 14 when tried for murder -in landmark Ethiopian case that banned marriage abductions- after killing her kidnapper-rapist-abuser. Rape Victim Who Fought Back & Shamed a Nation now at risk due to award-winning Jolie-promoted film
Police in China have rescued a man reportedly kept prisoner for 18 years who was tortured into working as a slave in an underground workshop. One man living nearby was quoted by the newspaper saying that he heard a man screaming every night.
The police claim they were in fear of their lives. ThomasâEUR(TM) parents canâEUR(TM)t believe they have lost a son over what they describe as a traffic warrant and want to know what happened. Nicolas Thomas was shot by cops in a car that wasn't moving...peace.
Photojournalist J.M. Giordano was beaten by 2 cops during a protest in Baltimore. He was targeted while filming the march. After the beating, he and his co-worker were arrested for noncompliance to police orders...peace.
An amazing concept created for the Hong Kong Cleanup organization, which to raise awareness of the population, wants to literally put a face on the problem. These images were obtained by mixing the DNA analysis with demographic data related to waste
Lebanese men strolled through Marina Dbayyeh in red high heels Sunday as part of the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" campaign, an international march in women's shoes to raise awareness about violence against women.
The criminalization of AmericaâEUR(TM)s poor has been quietly gaining steam for years, but a recent study, "The Poor Get Prison," co-authored by Karen Dolan and Jodi L. Carr, reveals the startling extent to which American municipalities are fining...