Browsing All Posts published on »February, 2013«

Fraternity at Emerson College in Boston

February 28, 2013

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Fraternity at Emerson College in Boston raises money for pledge’s gender transition surgery http://ow.ly/i90MZ

The difficulty of dealing with groping h

February 28, 2013

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The difficulty of dealing with groping http://ow.ly/i90e9

VAWA Passes – At Last! http://ow.ly/i8RD

February 28, 2013

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VAWA Passes – At Last! http://ow.ly/i8RDm

Sex at the Margins reviewed in Gender &

February 28, 2013

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Sex at the Margins reviewed in Gender & Development | The Naked Anthropologist http://ow.ly/i91fQ

Mewat: Where Cattle Is Priced Higher tha

February 28, 2013

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Mewat: Where Cattle Is Priced Higher than Women | Pulitzer Center http://ow.ly/i90Yb

Rupa’s story, Bangladesh – Girls Not Bri

February 28, 2013

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Rupa’s story, Bangladesh – Girls Not Brides http://ow.ly/i90UJ

Transgender actor’s family stands behin

February 28, 2013

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Transgender actor’s family stands behind his decision http://ow.ly/i90Hd

Too Much Pain: Female Genital Mutilation

February 28, 2013

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Too Much Pain: Female Genital Mutilation & Asylum in the European Union – A Stati… http://ow.ly/i90tR

Parliament women ‘treated as sex-object

February 28, 2013

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Parliament women ‘treated as sex-objects’ http://ow.ly/i90ll

South Africa’s Zuma takes anti-rape cam

February 28, 2013

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South Africa’s Zuma takes anti-rape campaign to the classroom – AlertNet http://ow.ly/i8Zml

Kari Jobe Joins Human-Trafficking Battle

February 28, 2013

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Kari Jobe Joins Human-Trafficking Battle http://ow.ly/i8Z3P

Abuse can only happen with the unspoken

February 28, 2013

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Abuse can only happen with the unspoken agreement that it will be covered up http://ow.ly/i8RRl

Photos Female Veterans With Lives in Lim

February 28, 2013

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Photos Female Veterans With Lives in Limbo http://ow.ly/i7Rrb

Female Veterans Face Limbo in Lives on t

February 28, 2013

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Female Veterans Face Limbo in Lives on the Street http://ow.ly/i7R4V

Mixed-race youth feel less cohesion with

February 28, 2013

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Mixed-race youth feel less cohesion with mothers, but greater independence http://ow.ly/i7R26

Child with gender identity disorder not

February 28, 2013

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Child with gender identity disorder not allowed to use school bathroom http://ow.ly/i7QZT

Justice system failing First Nations, re

February 28, 2013

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Justice system failing First Nations, report finds – Thunder Bay – CBC News http://ow.ly/i6Qw8

Arizona Bill Would Allow Schools To Put

February 28, 2013

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Arizona Bill Would Allow Schools To Put Students In Solitary Confinement Rooms – CBS Las Vegas http://ow.ly/i6MCh

US House: Don’t Fail Violence Victims Ag

February 27, 2013

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US House: Don’t Fail Violence Victims Again | Human Rights Watch http://ow.ly/i6QRT

Sudan: Doctors Perform Amputations for C

February 27, 2013

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Sudan: Doctors Perform Amputations for Courts | Human Rights Watch http://ow.ly/i6R1F

UNPO: East Turkestan: Uyghurs Face Jail

February 27, 2013

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UNPO: East Turkestan: Uyghurs Face Jail For Speaking Out http://ow.ly/i6QKL

#India- Abolish the #deathpenalty- #Huma

February 27, 2013

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#India- Abolish the #deathpenalty- #Humanrights http://ow.ly/i6QoE

Kakenya’s story, Kenya – Girls Not Brid

February 27, 2013

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Kakenya’s story, Kenya – Girls Not Brides http://ow.ly/i6QfV

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Homosexuals

February 27, 2013

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100 Years of Indian Cinema: Homosexuals and the third gender on celluloid http://ow.ly/i6Q8s

Fighting violence against women http://w

February 27, 2013

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Fighting violence against women http://www.womenlobby.org/spip.php?article4683 http://ow.ly/i6Q0p

Project to help women in gangs http://ow

February 27, 2013

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Project to help women in gangs http://ow.ly/i6PPj

Woman shares sex slave experience to ins

February 27, 2013

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Woman shares sex slave experience to inspire action against human trafficking http://ow.ly/i6MhK

Under-age rape victim convicted of forni

February 27, 2013

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Under-age rape victim convicted of fornication, sentenced to 100 lashes | Minivan News http://ow.ly/i6M9t

“Eden” human trafficking drama trailer r

February 27, 2013

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“Eden” human trafficking drama trailer released http://ow.ly/i6M5P

Parents plead for 17-year-olds in custod

February 27, 2013

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Parents plead for 17-year-olds in custody to be treated as children http://ow.ly/i5XiG

Magdalena Sepúlveda: ‘Austerity is deva

February 27, 2013

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Magdalena Sepúlveda: ‘Austerity is devastating for the world’s poorest’ http://ow.ly/i5WYN

Native Americans and the Violence Agains

February 27, 2013

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Native Americans and the Violence Against Women Act http://ow.ly/i5qeS

Between Seth MacFarlane and the Onion, O

February 27, 2013

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Between Seth MacFarlane and the Onion, Oscars night was a festival of misogyny http://ow.ly/i5qy6

Sue Perkins’s lesbian sitcom Heading Ou

February 27, 2013

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Sue Perkins’s lesbian sitcom Heading Out is a step in the right direction http://ow.ly/i5qoD

Japan’s Mothers in ‘Hokatsu’ Hunt for Da

February 27, 2013

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Japan’s Mothers in ‘Hokatsu’ Hunt for Day Care http://ow.ly/i5qlv

2 Countries, 2 Struggles for Justice htt

February 27, 2013

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2 Countries, 2 Struggles for Justice http://ow.ly/i5qji

GUATEMALA/MEXICO: Rapes Should be Prosec

February 27, 2013

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GUATEMALA/MEXICO: Rapes Should be Prosecuted « UNFPA in the News http://ow.ly/i4sY1

Julie Ebenstein: Solitary confinement is

February 26, 2013

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Julie Ebenstein: Solitary confinement isn’t right place for children http://ow.ly/i4qeq

OK Senate May Deny Women Affordable Cont

February 26, 2013

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OK Senate May Deny Women Affordable Contraception | FMF Blog http://ow.ly/i4rXY

House Republicans Hope Nobody Notices Ho

February 26, 2013

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House Republicans Hope Nobody Notices How Bad Their VAWA Bill Is http://ow.ly/i4rFu

Iran tackles ‘inappropriate dressing’,

February 26, 2013

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Iran tackles ‘inappropriate dressing’, by teaching chastity and hijab to toddlers http://ow.ly/i4ta0

The Importance of Men Seeing Women as Hu

February 26, 2013

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The Importance of Men Seeing Women as Human Beings | ICRW http://ow.ly/i4t4b

UNFPA – A Mapping of Faith-based Respons

February 26, 2013

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UNFPA – A Mapping of Faith-based Responses to Violence against Women and Girls in the Asia-Pacific R… http://ow.ly/i4sNc

Oxford exploitation trial: Man ‘prepare

February 26, 2013

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Oxford exploitation trial: Man ‘prepared 12 year old girl for #gangrape’ #Vaw #WTfnews http://ow.ly/i4svW

Maternity Leave Boost May Backfire in Tu

February 26, 2013

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Maternity Leave Boost May Backfire in Turkey #Vaw #womenrights http://ow.ly/i4sqT

In Rural India, No Justice for Rape Vict

February 26, 2013

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In Rural India, No Justice for Rape Victim | Pulitzer Center http://ow.ly/i4snt

IPS – Afghan Girls Give More Than Their

February 26, 2013

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IPS – Afghan Girls Give More Than Their Hands in Marriage | Inter Press Service http://ow.ly/i4siP

Gender skew in missing children statisti

February 26, 2013

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Gender skew in missing children statistics cause for worry http://ow.ly/i4sbK

New sexual orientation, gender identity

February 26, 2013

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New sexual orientation, gender identity task force starts its work http://ow.ly/i4s5a

Bare-chested protesters take on Berlin |

February 26, 2013

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Bare-chested protesters take on Berlin | Germany | DW.DE | 26.02.2013 http://ow.ly/i4rU0