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.
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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.
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.
Twitter users around Latin America expressed their support for the campaign for the elimination of violence against women.
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
'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
Argentina has witnessed a blossoming of organizations dedicated to spreading awareness about gender-based violence. Despite these advances, however, the phenomenon continues to grow.
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 [...]
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
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
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
More than 50,000 gamers from around the world have signed a change.org 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
Protesters believe Indian officials are not doing enough to address sexual violence against women
Tens of thousands of petitioners complained it "makes a game of bashing, killing and horrific violence against women"
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 »
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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