Saturday, 3 August 2013

News for Today

Contributed by Megan Bird
Domestic violence in India
Women's Empowerment in Latin America

Contributed by Suyog Shelar
Teen Moms Get 'No Stigma, No Shame' Pep Talk
Education Rules for Pregnant Moms Widely Ignored
Iraq’s Forgotten Women
French Riots Intensify Debate Over Face-Veil Ban

Contributed by Ana Maria Guerra

Chinese netizens stunned by the brutal murder of a good-hearted young girl in Heilongjiang province

Feds: California teen alleges captivity, sexual abuse on marijuana 'farm' (US)
Forgotten girls: How one child in Yemen is drawing attention to underage marriage
On FGC (female genital cutting), how long should the night be?

UN forum highlights plight of male victims of sexual violence in conflict
Power and women abuse: South Africa’s unspoken disgrace

Texas withdraws subpoena for tweets on new abortion law (US)
20-Week Abortion Bans and the Pathway to the Supreme Court (US)

Tanzania: Fishing - Isles' Women Prove There Is Nothing to Stop Them
Contributed by Agata Blanco Compostela

Dominican republic:   UN says there's too much violence against women in the country
Human trafficking and south-east Asian women: it's not all about sex work

Contributed by Karol Arambulla
Latino women are changing U.S. consumption landscape' (La Prensa):

'Women helm top business organizations in Denver this year' (Denver Post):

'Do women want time off work for their periods' (Bloomber Businessweek):

'How Sound Women is seeking to address the gender imbalance on radio' (The Guardian):

'Empowering women in Afghanistan' (MIT News):

'Anthony Weiner's women aren't saints, sluts or victims' (The Guardian):

'Weiner, women and virtual sex' (The New York Times):

'Man who held, raped 3 women for a decade in Cleveland home gets life term, plus 1,000 years' (Star Tribune):

'Women with pre-Cancer tumors urged to reconsider surgery' (Bloomberg):

'Emma Pooley remains frustrated at women's low status in cycling' (The Guardian):

Contributed by Mayara Bello

Political scene the senate the military and the culture of rape

Gang of 10 men charged with rape, sexual assault and trafficking girls
Police escapee Craig Goldstone guilty of Plymouth rape
Ariel Castro sentenced to life without parole for Cleveland kidnap and rape
Rape victims sometimes testify soon after attack

A Saudi airman rejects plea deal in child rape
Staggie rape victim on life support
Elsberry man charged with rape of 15 years old girl
Universities in USA are investigated for ignoring rape cases
Dilma aproves a project that guarantees treatment to rape victims
Afghans protest after rape and murder of 12 years old child,06f55bd106430410VgnCLD2000000ec6eb0aRCRD.html
12 years old girl suffers rape attempt
Every 12 seconds a woman is raped in Brazil
Man guilty of rape is arrested in city center
Man arrested for domestic violence
Police invstigates woman murder in Veneza neighborhood

No comments:

Post a Comment