Tag Archives: rape

“Violence against women is a direct threat to the democratic participation of women”

REYKJAVIK, Iceland ― Iceland’s government has collapsed amid uproar over Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson’s father helping expunge the criminal record of a convicted child rapist. The centrist Bright Future party… Read more »

Wait…you mean women AREN’T property??

With XOJane gone, it seemed only natural that some site, somewhere, would pick up their “It Happened To Me” beat — but who would have thought that site would be… Read more »

Women aren’t property; in some parts of the world, they’re not even treated that well

Wedding dresses hang from nooses in Beirut to protest law to let rapists go free if they marry victims @Patrick_Baz pic.twitter.com/JgbdDCDFkU — Naomi O'Leary (@NaomiOhReally) April 23, 2017 Lebanese activists… Read more »