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Rape myths hide crimes. Just ask these children.

Rape myths hide crimes just ask these children

Children hold placards during a procession urging legislators to priorities anti-child pornography bill passage in Quezon City Metro Manila on May 27, 2009. — Reuters/Cheryl Ravelo Some myths are so powerful that they change our perception of ... New Age Bangladesh, 6 days ago

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Reuters, 4 days ago

Hindutva Forces Threaten Anti-Superstition Activist with Rape

THE threat from Hindutva fundamentalist forces looms larger each day, and is covering ever-wider ground. Obscurantist views on society are being expressed such as support to khap panchayats. The status and role of women are systematically sought to ...
 Peoples Democracy.in1 month ago
Irish Independent

The death of the anti-gay law was expected, so why are we surprised?

When Parliament passed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill earlier this year, and after it was very ceremoniously signed into law, this column argued that it was all a farce. It would be challenged in the courts, the column predicted, and struck down ...
 Uganda Daily Monitor1 month ago World in brief: Uganda campaigns for new anti-gay law  Irish Independent1 month ago

Florida Group Suggests Medical Marijuana Will Lead To Date Rape By Pot Cookie

There's been a lot of chatter about Florida's upcoming vote on medical marijuana legalization bill, Amendment 2. But No On 2 , a campaign partially funded by Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson , is taking the talk in a new, low direction: ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
International Business Times UK

Over Half of Indian Children Have Faced Sexual Abuse

Indian students of Saint Joseph Degree college participate in an anti-rape protest in Hyderabad(Getty) More than half of all children in India have faced sexual abuse, a top judge has warned, calling for an increase in the pace of convictions ...
 International Business Times UK1 month ago

India bill to try minors as adults

India's cabinet has approved a bill to allow children over 16 to be tried as adults for crimes like rape and murder. The move follows calls for stricter punishment for juveniles after a 17-year-old was among those convicted of gang rape and murder ...
 BBC1 month ago Cabinet clears bill to try minors as adults  Zawya.com1 month ago India: Bill to try minors as adults cleared  Gulf News1 month ago

Uganda court rejects anti-gay bill

Breaking news, I am officially legal. Ugandan gay activist Frank Mugisha tweeted that news to supporters around the world after Uganda's Constitutional Court on Friday overturned a law that punished homosexuality with life in jail. Gay, lesbian, ...
 Los Angeles Times1 month ago

Doing nothing on border crisis better than handing out return tickets to rape victims

By , Republicans who spoke in favor of a GOP immigration bill on the House floor Thursday said that doing nothing at all to address the crisis of unaccompanied minors from Central America who are fleeing to the U.S., in many cases to escape ...
 Washington Post1 month ago
Reuters UK

Greece tightens anti-racism rules amid series of attacks

Reuters ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek lawmakers on Tuesday passed a bill toughening anti-racism laws and making Holocaust denial a criminal act, as it cracks down on a wave of xenophobic attacks that have come amid the country's worst-ever peace-time ...
 Yahoo! Canada1 week ago

Dems stop blocking aid for rape victims, keep equating consensual sex with rape

Senate Democrats have finally stopped blocking a rape kit bill needed to identify and prosecute thousands of rapists in unsolved cases. National Review reports : Senate Democrats dropped their objection to a bill designed to mitigate the rape kit ...
 Examiner.com21 hours ago Senate Democrats Stop Blocking Rape Kit Bill  National Review3 days ago
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