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Politics

Two New Laws Regarding Gender Violence You Need To Know About

Two New Laws Regarding Gender Violence You Need To Know About

Domestic Violence is a major issue all over the world. Gender violence is also something that we hear far too much about. In the United States, a woman is assaulted […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP: WomenAgainstFeminism Tumblr Is On Its Period…

WEEKLY WRAP UP: WomenAgainstFeminism Tumblr Is On Its Period…

You may have heard rumblings about a Tumblr page which has been causing all sorts of viral controversies this week. It’s called ‘WomenAgainstFeminism’ and it is filled with all sorts […]

Politics

Bollywood Star Parineeti Chopra Shuts Down Sexist Journalist’s Question

Bollywood Star Parineeti Chopra Shuts Down Sexist Journalist’s Question

When you think of India, a lot of people think of the rich culture, history, traditions, and of course Bollywood! But in the last few years it has been known […]

Boys We Like

Male Comedy Duo Release AWESOME Song About Consent

Male Comedy Duo Release AWESOME Song About Consent

With all the talk about #yesallwomen, sexual assault, rape, and gender violence, it’s hard to be hopeful that men actually care or want to do something about this worldwide issue. […]

Editors Blog

Beauty Pageants: Platforms For Positivity, Or Just Prettiness?

Beauty Pageants: Platforms For Positivity, Or Just Prettiness?

When most people talk about beauty pageants, there’s usually a lot of negativity and eye-rolling involved in the conversation. The girls are so fake, “world peace” is so boring, and […]

Celebrities, Politics

Angelina Jolie Hosts Landmark Summit To End Rape In Conflict Zones

Angelina Jolie Hosts Landmark Summit To End Rape In Conflict Zones

In December 2013 we brought you news about a revolutionary first-of-its-kind summit that was being launched by Academy Award-winning actress and humanitarian extraordinaire, Angelina Jolie. Well this week it finally […]

Boys We Like, Politics

Indian PM Narendra Modi Vows To Eliminate Gender Violence – Finally!

Indian PM Narendra Modi Vows To Eliminate Gender Violence – Finally!

In may 2014 history was made in India: almost 550 million people voted in a new Prime Minister, making it the largest election the world has ever seen. With India […]

Causes, Celebrities

AnnaLynne McCord Refuses To Stay Silent About Her Rape Anymore

AnnaLynne McCord Refuses To Stay Silent About Her Rape Anymore

Playing the sharp, bitchy character of Naomi on the re-boot 90210 series and having to go through a tumultuous rape story line wasn’t just about putting on a great performance, […]

Editors Blog

The War On Women: Feminist Fantasy Or World War III?

The War On Women: Feminist Fantasy Or World War III?

The Santa Barbara shooting. The Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to death for her belief. The two Indian girls brutally raped and hanged. The Pregnant Pakistani girl killed by her own […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: Gender Violence & YesAllWomen

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: Gender Violence & YesAllWomen

Each week we upload a video to our Youtube channel called the ‘GTHQ Weekly Wrap Up’, where our editor-in-chief Asha Dahya shares her thoughts, opinions and stats on an important […]

Causes, Celebrities

50 Celebs Inc. Katie Couric & Amy Poehler Team Up To End Rape Culture

50 Celebs Inc. Katie Couric & Amy Poehler Team Up To End Rape Culture

Rape Culture is a hot topic in the media and in society. There are attitudes which tell us that women are to blame because of their actions, their clothes and […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Indian Olympic Boxing Champion Starts A Self-Defence Club For Women

Indian Olympic Boxing Champion Starts A Self-Defence Club For Women

If you are a female who lives in a country where you can safely walk down a street, night or day, and not live in fear of being attacked then […]

Causes

The Viral Video Showing Men Why It’s Creep & Gross To Objectify Women In Public

The Viral Video Showing Men Why It’s Creep & Gross To Objectify Women In Public

On December 29, 2012, the world was stunned to hear about the rape of a 23 year old Indian female student who was brutally gang-raped on a bus in New […]

Boys We Like

The Video Compelling Men To Do More To Prevent Gender Violence

The Video Compelling Men To Do More To Prevent Gender Violence

Meet Jeremy Loveday (through the interwebs, at least.) He is rad and we love his message. He is a writer, poet and performance artist from Victoria, Canada who likes to […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Carlene Firmin is a woman who has dedicated her studies and life to putting an end to the rape of teenage girls by the male peers. The 29 year old […]