Sexual assault is often caused by the combination of expectation of how women must behave in society and male chauvinism. Posts with this topic also get much attention from readers. Check the latest comments here!
Date20.10.2015 | 11:41
TagsAbuse, bollywood, burka, dress code, empowering women, Kashmir, sexual assault, women's rights, womensrights
Violence and destruction are the only things the Yazidis ever experienced in ISIS captivity. Now more stories have been revealed and some tell of unbelievable brutalities toward women. But now Yazidi women decide to take action against ISIS and form Sun Brigade, an all-women unit of the Peshmerga, the Kurdish armed Forces. Read more here, and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date15.10.2015 | 23:01
Tags#DayoftheGirl, #ISISchan, female genital mutilation, FGM, ISIS, nepal, Nobel Prize, Peshmerga, Sinjar, women's rights, womensrights, Yazidi
“What ISIS did to you, will not happen again,” said the Yazidi Patriarch to the women and children victims of ISIS taken to Germany to get help. Read more about their stories and other news about women here.
Date05.10.2015 | 9:59
Tags#ISISchan, Angela Merkel, drop-out rate, Dubai, endometriosis, Germany, Ghana, Hillary Clinton, hypochondriac, India, Irak, Syria, Taylor Swift, women's rights, womensrights, Yazidi
Date05.10.2015 | 9:57
TagsAfghanistan, Audrey Hepburn, breast cancer, FGM, honour killing, Jack the Ripper, rape, women's rights, womensrights
Syrian toddler Aylan Kurdi became the symbol of refugees’ plight. His little body found on a beach has moved many people to start giving help and support for refugees. On the other hand Charlie Hebdo’s caricature that depicts Aylan Kurdi triggered sharp criticism against the satirical French magazine. Read the comments here!
Date24.09.2015 | 12:56
Tags#CharlieHebdo, #childmarriage, #refugeeswelcome, Aylan Kurdi, Child marriage, refugee children, refugee women, refugees, satire, self-esteem, womensrights
The war in Syria has been causing a lot of casualties. But a story of a “strong baby” being born in that war-torn country can also be read in the news. Read more about it here, and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date24.09.2015 | 9:58
TagsAleppo, baby, cloth sanitary pad, fistula, girl gamer, Kenya, Mexico, sexual harassment, Syria, Twitch, women's rights, womensrights
Refugee crisis is still a big topic in Europe. As governments obviously not able to find a way to solve this problem, normal people have been working as volunteers to help refugees with food, clothing, toys for children and one woman even saved a refugee’s by taking him to her boat in the Aegean Sea. Read more about her and other news about women here.
Date18.09.2015 | 19:24
Tags#refugeeswelcome, China, egypt, female genital mutilation, FGM, Human rights, refugee women, refugees, Sierra Leone, Syria, women's rights