15 December 2010

What the Assange case reveals about rape in America

“”He’s accused of pinning one woman’s arms and using his body weight to hold her down during one alleged assault, and of raping a woman while she was sleeping.””

[via:Mattias Bjärnemalm]

4 June 2010

Sexual harassment okay as it ensures humans breed, Russian judge rules

I can’t remember stumbling over this 2008 story before.

“A Russian advertising executive who sued her boss for sexual harassment lost her case after a judge ruled that employers were obliged to make passes at female staff to ensure the survival of the human race.”

[via:Joonas Mäkinen]

29 July 2009

14-year-old Australian girl forced by mother to reveal being raped on radio show with lie detector

12 July 2009

Afghanistan legalizes rape, starvation of women

[via:Waino]

12 June 2009

Photographing a generation born of rape during the Rwandan genocide

[via:Reddit]

17 April 2009

30% of US military women are raped while serving

“…71% are sexually assaulted, and 90% are sexually harassed”

10 February 2009

Indian right-wing org to receive pink underwear for Valentine’s day after attack on female bar customers

See also: Facebook group, Sri Ram Sena.

22 December 2008

Saudi court rejects eight year old girl’s divorce plea

22 October 2008

11 year old Indian girl set on fire for wearing lipstick

“[The victim] was attacked by the man she called nana (grandfather). On Friday, Saleem told the little girl not to wear lipstick. When she defied him, in a fit of rage he allegedly molested her before pouring kerosene on her and setting her on fire.”

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