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Causes, Creativity

Photographer’s ‘Dear Brock Turner’ Series Exposes The Cultural Failure Around Victims Of Rape

Photographer’s ‘Dear Brock Turner’ Series Exposes The Cultural Failure Around Victims Of Rape

An incident which exposed the deeper underbelly of rape culture in America today, was the recent Brock Turner rape case. Various media outlets referred to it as the case of […]

Contributors

How I learned To Stop Blaming Myself For Being Drugged And Sexually Assaulted

How I learned To Stop Blaming Myself For Being Drugged And Sexually Assaulted

By Annabelle Ramos It’s difficult for a woman to admit to herself, let alone to anyone else, that she has been sexually violated. At least, it was for me. Initial […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

If you are an avid Bollywood fan, you will most likely have seen Geeta Tandon on screen without knowing it is actually her. As one of the industry’s most successful […]

Politics

All New Cell Phones In India Will Have A Panic Button To Protect Women & Prevent Assault

All New Cell Phones In India Will Have A Panic Button To Protect Women & Prevent Assault

The Indian government are stepping up their focus on preventing gender violence and curbing the high rates of rape and sexual assault in the country. India’s Ministry of Communications and […]

Politics

Thousands Of Germans Take Part In ‘Reclaim Feminism’ Protest To Stand Against Rape & Sexual Assault

Thousands Of Germans Take Part In ‘Reclaim Feminism’ Protest To Stand Against Rape & Sexual Assault

During New Years Eve celebrations, a number of German cities, including Cologne which reported the highest number of attacks, became the center of international headlines after it was reported hundreds […]

Entertainment

Punk Band ‘War On Women’ Tackles Harassment, Rape & Sexism In Their In-Your-Face Lyrics

Punk Band ‘War On Women’ Tackles Harassment, Rape & Sexism In Their In-Your-Face Lyrics

With a name like War On Women, there should be no doubt in anyone’s mind what this band stands for. Fronted by singer Shawna Potter, the band is based out […]

Boys We Like, Working Women

Meet The Male University Lecturer Teaching Sexual Assault Prevention To College Students

Meet The Male University Lecturer Teaching Sexual Assault Prevention To College Students

As we look ahead to 2016 and prepare ourselves for change and a new year, there is one issue that will definitely not disappear overnight  – sexual assault. More specifically, […]

Causes

Viral Video ‘Dear Daddy’ Urges Men To Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence Toward Women

Viral Video ‘Dear Daddy’ Urges Men To Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence Toward Women

There’s a powerful viral video circulating on the internet that is getting a lot of people talking about an important subject: sexual violence. The video we’re talking about is ‘Dear […]

Causes

Tea Cups & Buzzfeed & Bears, Oh My! The Sexual Assault PSAs You NEED To Watch

Tea Cups & Buzzfeed & Bears, Oh My! The Sexual Assault PSAs You NEED To Watch

Here in the US there is a huge movement to prevent rape and sexual assault, especially in light of data concerning the number of assaults that happen across colleges campuses […]

Politics

Female New Zealand Parliamentarians Stage A Walk-Out Over Comments About Rape

Female New Zealand Parliamentarians Stage A Walk-Out Over Comments About Rape

This is an important story which needs to be shared more in the media. This is an example of what it looks like when politicians with a conscience stand up […]

Interviews

‘India’s Daughter’ Docu Is A Wake Up Call To Our Generation About Gender Violence & Rape

‘India’s Daughter’ Docu Is A Wake Up Call To Our Generation About Gender Violence & Rape

Every now and then a documentary comes along that changes the world and gives us insight into a seemingly forgotten, hidden or unknown topic. There are many that have been […]

Interviews

Wearable Tech Device Athena Designed To Combat Sexual Assault On College Campuses

Wearable Tech Device Athena Designed To Combat Sexual Assault On College Campuses

When statistics show that one in four women on college campuses across the United States will be the victims of sexual assault or rape, taking action is not a question, […]