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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 )

Susan
- 1965 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
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?
PETITION : Protect Your Women in Public Busses From Sexual Assaults! SIGN PLEASE !
World  (tags: India, Bangalore, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corpora, sexual harassment, sexual violence, abuse, protection )

Angelika
- 1976 days ago - change.org
Petitioning public transport corporation of Bangalore, India (BMTC) to protect women in busses.
Hyper Sexual Carnival Atmosphere Has a Dark Side for Rio's Women
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, Racism Hate crimes, sexual violence )

Rose
- 2308 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
The notorious festival encourages the objectification of women and during the weeks of the party there is an increase in sexual violence and hate crimes.
Congo-Kinshasa: Culture of Impunity Thrives in the Rape Dens of Eastern Region
World  (tags: sexual violence, HumanRights, africa, war crimes against women )

Jytte
- 3099 days ago - allafrica.com
"They tore her clothes using knives and ordered me to rape her. When I declined, they chopped off one of my hands and cut my back using a blunt knife. How could I? She is my mother!"
Oxfam: Dramatic Rise in Rapes in DR Congo
World  (tags: Africa, DR Congo, rape, crime, sexual violence, minerals conflict, war, militias, army, civilian, women, children, men, sexaul slavery, "normalisation" of rape, Oxfam )

Marta
- 3355 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Oxfam study finds rape has risen 17-fold in past few years and become more pervasive in civilian life.
Rape Epidemic Worsens For Dem Rep of Congo Women & Girls - Unimaginable Sexual Atrocities At All Time High
World  (tags: Democratic Republic of Congo, South Kivu Province, women & girls, victims of atrocities, sexual violence, rape, destruction of women inside out, beyond repair )

LucyKalei
- 4249 days ago - care.org
Take Action/Read NYTmes, LATimes, Wash Post articles: "Dr Mukwege can't bear stories patients tell him anymore. Everyday new rape victims show up; so sadistically attacked inside out, their reproductive & digestive systems are beyond repair. Stop horror !
Leaders Indifferent as Congolese Women Are Raped and Mutilated
World  (tags: sexual violence, congo, rape, mutilation, world )

Linda
- 4269 days ago - mercurynews.com
Despite many warnings, nothing quite prepared me for what I heard last month from survivors of a sexual violence so brutal it staggers the imagination and mocked my notions of human decency.
   

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