"The Norwegian government is made up of approximately 50% women and 50% men." I dream this could be hear by the french government and the parlament! If only one day we could have a such law! The action of Diane against the violence made to women is fabulous!
Tyrelle D. Shaw, a budding artist and bow-tie designer, seemed to be overcoming his difficult upbringing, until feelings of rejection drove him to assault at least four women before staging a gruesome last act.
Just as George R.R. Martin and Amanda Peet did before her, Emilia Clarke has waded into the murky rhetorical waters of discussing the violence against women on Game of Thrones in an interview with Entertainment Weekly Radio. It's a tricky line to walk — you can't trash the show that... More »
The consensus? Great news; now let's refocus on transphobic discrimination and violence, especially against trans women of color. read more
The tradition of Florida State quarterbacks violence against women continued on Thursday night when freshman QB De'Andre Johnson was indefinitely suspended from the team after he allegedly punched a female FSU student at a bar Wednesday night. Show More Summary
Warren Sapp is back in trouble for another alleged incident of violence against women. The Hall of Fame defensive tackle has been charged with three counts of domestic violence stemming from an April altercation with his girlfriend, according to an account Thursday by TMZ, which cited a police report. In May, Sapp arrived at a […]
Only months ago, Officer Jerad Gale, 31, of the Champaign Police Department in Illinois was named the force’s Officer of the Year. On Tuesday, he was arrested for sexual assault and domestic violence against two former girlfriends.
If you're a regular Mary Sue reader, you know that we frequently critique the way violence against women is depicted in media. It's not that we think rape or assault are off limits in art, but that we want creators to be aware of the influence and context of their work and consider the ramifications of how they choose to depict certain subjects.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The number of both prosecutions and convictions for violence against women in England and Wales hit all-time highs in the past year, the Crown Prosecution Service said on Thursday, an increase welcomed by activists.
Peet, who's David Benioff's wife, defends 'Game of Thrones' nudity and violence against women.
United States Women's Soccer Goalkeeper Hope Solo's alleged actions of domestic violence elicits an imbalanced reaction compared to violence against women. Why? The post Domestic Violence is Gender Blind; Hope Taught Me That appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A leaked report by the United Nations special rapporteur on violence against women calls for an urgent independent inquiry into Yarl’s Wood immigration center in the UK that detains around 400 women.
Angelina Jolie spoke passionately in an attempt to gain global support to end violence against women. The award-winning actress, filmmaker, humanitarian, and Special Envoy of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, addressed a...Show More Summary
Do the name callers who label people "Islamaphobic" support Qur'an instructed violence against women and girls?
Angelina Jolie Pitt attended the African Union Summit where she participated in a panel discussion about sexual crimes against women around the world. Jolie Pitt met with African Union chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, former British...Show More Summary
So far, so good for Hope Solo in the Women’s World Cup. The Team USA goalkeeper has given up just one goal combined in the team’s first two matches against Australia and Sweden in the so-called group of death. Her life off the field, however, has been a little more turbulent as she continues to fight […]
"Women and girls are bearing the brunt of extremists"
Actress Angelina Jolie on Friday appealed to African leaders attending a summit in Johannesburg to confront the “near total impunity” that hampers efforts to tackle violence against women across the continent. Speaking at a forum ahead of the Africa Union summit starting Sunday, Jolie...
Millions of women and girls use the Internet to navigate their personal and professional lives. Sadly, they are also the targets of the most extreme types of violent online threats. According to a University of Maryland study, womenShow More Summary
In a mirror image of the debate over sexual violence against women on college campuses, Reginald Stewart is suing another man, Charles Gibson, and the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity, alleging he was raped while intoxicated. Stewart, 19 when the incident took place in 2013, attended a rush party hoping to join the fraternity. The lawsuit claims that he was served several drinks by […]