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Can Hip-Hop Prevent Honor Killings?

Asking yourself, "where is the hope in today's world?" Check out this 2 minute video from a guy who has had enough of violence against women, and then share it The post Can Hip-Hop Prevent Honor Killings? appeared first on The Good Men Project.

India’s Latest Superhero Speaks Out Against Rape

3 days agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Filmmaker Ram Devineni has concerns about the rise in violence against women in India. So he created a new comic book hero to help inspire Indians stand up to against rape. Her name is Priya. After being sexually attacked, Priva travels...Show More Summary

I Tried To Write About Violence Against Women -- But Couldn't Because of Violence Against Women

I made a promise to myself a few months ago. A planner, I am decidedly not, but I had one (at least abstract -- which is generally all I can muster) plan I was going to stick to: Move to California and in the sunshine, with the support...Show More Summary

“Uncle Joe” Biden Is A Joker, But He’s Serious About Violence Against Women

So, in the midst of all the horrible news last week, the usual outlets were yukking it up about some speech by Joe “I’ll kill your son” Biden. And that was a true quote! But there was more to the speech, and NYMag has a full transcript: … Look, let me just say it straight: [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

Behind Prison Walls, Violence Against Women Is Often Ignored in Argentina

Women in lockup in Argentina face humiliating searches, lack of prison amenities in comparison with men, poor health care, and a lack of interpreters if they don't speak Spanish.

Latin America Tweets to End Violence Against Women

Twitter users around Latin America expressed their support for the campaign for the elimination of violence against women.

Without Government Action, Burden Will Remain on Women to Fight Back Against Violence

A video of two sisters, fending off harassers on a bus, while bystanders stood by and did nothing, has now made the rounds on the internet. From the streets of Delhi to offices in Washington D.C., millions of viewers have seen footage...Show More Summary

Hurray for the Riff Raff New Video For 'The Body Electric' features Katey Red, the trans mother of sissy bounce

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'It is a meditation on the acceptance of violence and discrimination against people of color, women and the LGBT community,' says Alynda Lee Segarra read more

Argentinan City Awards Schools’ Blogs in Campaign to Reduce Violence Against Women

Argentina has witnessed a blossoming of organizations dedicated to spreading awareness about gender-based violence. Despite these advances, however, the phenomenon continues to grow.

YWCA, Menslink and ABC journalist win awards

Minister for Women Joy Burch last night presented YWCA Canberra, Menslink, and ABC TV journalist Adrienne Francis with ACT Partners in Prevention Awards for their work to end violence against women. “The ACT Partners in Prevention Awards are all about changing attitudes and behaviours to create a community where women and children are safe,” Ms Burch [...]

Businesses Must Take a Stand Against Gender-Based Violence

This week marks both International Human Rights Day and the end of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence. If we are to have real gender equality and a more just society, we must ensure that women participate in the economy on a full and equal basis. Show More Summary

Pacific Island links: Solomon Islands election, labour mobility, violence against women and more

By Anna Kirk, an intern in the Lowy Institute's Melanesia program. The Solomon Islands Electoral Commission has released the final results of last week's election. Mark Tamsitt argues that although the Solomon Islands election preparations...Show More Summary

Grand Theft Auto V and the Culture of Violence Against Women

Coming to you, right in time for Christmas, is Grand Theft Auto V. It is a continuation of the violence and sexual denigration of women offered in the previous versions of the Grand Theft Auto games. But, now, taken one step furtherShow More Summary

Gamers Push to Ban Bible After Target, Kmart Pull 'Grand Theft Auto V' for 'Sickening' Violence Against Women

More than 50,000 gamers from around the world have signed a petition seeking to ban the Bible after the Australian arm of retail giants Target and Kmart pulled Rockstar's "Grand Theft Auto V" from their shelves earlier this...Show More Summary

Uber Driver Accused of Raping Passenger Arrested by Indian Officials

Protesters believe Indian officials are not doing enough to address sexual violence against women

"Grand Theft Auto" pulled from Target in Australia

2 weeks agoTechnology : Tech Talk

Tens of thousands of petitioners complained it "makes a game of bashing, killing and horrific violence against women"

Briefly: GTA V Pulled From Target/Kmart, Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Review

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Target and Kmart pull Grand Theft Auto V from sale for depictions of violence against women, Samsung Galaxy K Zoom review, get GTA V for $29.95. More »      

Target Australia pulls GTA V over violence complaints

Take-Two boss Strauss Zelnick "disappointed" with the decision. Target Australia has pulled Grand Theft Auto V from sale following complaints over the game's depiction of violence against women.Click here to read the full article

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Target Pulls Grand Theft Auto V From Shelves Over Its Depiction Of Violence Against Women If it starts with GTA V, where does it end? Google’s Clever Plan To Replace CAPTCHA With A Checkbox Making us look at kittens is less annoyingShow More Summary

While You Were Sleeping

Target Australia Pulls GTA V Due To Depictions Of Violence Against Women Read the full story. This Sure Seems Like Fez With JRPG Elements Give it to me. Suicide Squad: Aussies Margot Robbie + Jai Courtney Cast With Smith, Leto, Hardy I am so in. A Game About Spanking. Show More Summary

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