Search Results for Tag: Abuse
Asia Argento is said to have compelled a minor to having sexual relations. Do the newest revelations damage #MeToo? Not if the movement can correct a mistake from its earliest days, says DW’s Torsten Landsberg.
Date22.08.2018 | 14:14
Sondos Al-Qattan recently gave herself a new title in addition to beauty blogger and social media influencer: slave owner.
Date02.08.2018 | 12:42
TagsAbuse, Ana P. Santos, domestic worker, Human Rights Watch, Joanne Demafelis, Kafala System, Kuwait, Philippine, rape, Rodrigo Duterte, Sandos Al-Qattan, sexual harassment, women's rights
International Women’s Day is that time of year when the women of this world get a whole entire day dedicated to gender equality, and this year it was about pushing for progress in the work place. Excuse me if I’m a little jaded, but after a series of interviews with young professional women trying to crack the glass ceiling and secure leadership positions, it seems their dreams are somewhat a pie in the sky, as their challenges keep increasing.
Date15.03.2018 | 13:36
Tags#IWD2018, Abuse, domestic abuse, International Women's Day, paygap, South Africa, women's rights
At a trade show in Austria, a sex robot named ‘Samantha’ was put on display to show off her advanced features and realistic human-like qualities. She not only talks, but also has built-in sensors all over her silicon body that can respond to romantic and sexual gestures. During the first two days of the show, the $5000 sex bot was introduced to interested parties under the watchful eye of its developers Dr Sergi Santos and Arran Lee Squire of Synthea Amatus. On the third day, the developers decided to leave her unsupervised for men to do as they pleased.
Date21.01.2018 | 13:20
TagsAbuse, Arran Lee Squire, gropper, harassment, robot, Samantha, Sarona Wolter, Sergi Santos, sex robot, sexual abuse, sexual harassment, Synthea Amatus
Women triumphed for the first time in the Migrant Worker Poetry Competition in Singapore, as female domestic workers came in first, second and third in its fourth edition on Sunday, December 3. Like many other domestic workers, after her 14-hour work day, Indonesian domestic worker Deni Apriyani retreats to her room in Singapore and reaches for a pen to jot down her feelings, in poem after poem.
Date08.12.2017 | 14:09
TagsAbuse, asia, domestic abuse, domestic helper, domestic worker, equak pay, migrant workers, Singapore, women's rights
Asian maids reveal the details of human trafficking in Morocco. They came to work but were exploited and abused.
Date02.12.2017 | 16:54
Domestic violence is a widespread problem in Russia and some forms of abuse have now been decriminalized. Tatoo artist, Yevgeniya Zakhar, is helping victims hide their scars.
Date29.11.2017 | 19:44
Tags#orangetheworld, Abuse, domestic violence, russia, tatoo, Violence against women, women's rights