Search Results for Tag: #sexualassault
Despite some earworms from her 1989 album, I admit that the singer, Taylor Swift, wasn’t someone I’d ever “fangirled”. At least, not until now.
And she’s not caught my attention for her artistic work either, but rather for her unswerving stand against a radio DJ who “grabbed a handful of my ass” (her unapologetic words in court).
Date28.08.2017 | 16:02
Tags#sexualassault, Abuse, Brenda Haas, Forbes, Mueller, RAINN, rape, sexual violation, Taylor Swift, women's rights
We are living in the 21th century. In this modern age we tend to think that men and women are equal. But are they really? Ahead of International Women’s Day 2016, DW spoke with activist and feminist Kristina Lunz about how far we’ve come and how far we’ve yet to go regarding gender equality.
Date08.03.2016 | 14:20
Tags#sexualassault, cologne, Discrimination, Gender discrimination, gender equality, gender gap, gender justice, glas ceiling, sexual assault, women's rights
Anyone who wants to say something on International Women’s Day this year has to say something about what happened on New Year’s Eve in Cologne, Germany. The massive sexual assaults on women in front of Cologne central station – and also in other German and European cities – were reported in various international media. And it is abominable! In Germany this topic is now almost only discussed in the context of “foreigners and women” or “Islam males and their image of women” and “what this means for Germany.” These are of course very important and worthy of debate in the light of the gigantic wave of refugees currently arriving in Germany.
Date08.03.2016 | 8:57
Tags#sexism, #sexualassault, Abuse, cologne, female genital mutilation, FGM, Germany, IS, Islamic State, Istanbul Convention, sexual assault, UN women, women's rights
The sexual assaults that happened in Cologne Germany on New Year’s Eve have become more of a political issue than a crime against women. A similar thing can be seen in the case of an alleged rape of a Russian-German girl by refugees in Berlin. Now Germany has reacted after Russia demanded an explanation over Germany’s handling of the case. Read more here!
Date04.02.2016 | 11:50
Tags#sexualassault, Angela Merkel, British muslim women, Christian Dior, cologne, David Cameron, Donald Trump, Donatella Versace, fashion icon, gender-based violence, Greece, Janis Joplin, Megyn Kelly, rape, submissive, Versace