A systematic mode of thinking is required to ensure rape victims are not blamed for their suffering. Binarism – overly simplistic evaluations – is a default position that causes considerable damage. Sex education and support for feminist movements are vital. http://www.opendemocracy.net/alexios-arvanitis/politics-of-impotence
Protest against unethical media coverage of Tehelka Case: The Network of Women in Media, India is deeply concerned about what appears to be a renewed media campaign that threatens the course of justice in the sexual assault and rape case involving the former editor of Tehelka, Tarun Tejpal. Courtesy: http://www.kractivist.org/protest-against-unethical-media-coverage-of-tehelka-case-vaw/?subscribe=success#blog_subscription-2
The Indian Elections 2014 Womanifesto.
The chairperson of the state commission for women of Goa, Vidya Shet, on Monday hit out at the managing editor of the Tehelka magazine, Shoma Chaudhury, in the journalist sexual assault case. She condemned Chaudhury and said that she should be arrested as she has given protection to the accused. http://www.hindustantimes.com/audio-news-video/AV-India/Shoma-Chaudhury-should-be-arrested-Vidya-Shet/Article2-1155623.aspx?hts0021
The father of the girl who alleged sexual assault against Asaram Bapu reveals the story behind the assault and the trauma faced by his family via â€˜If my wife and I had not been present there, we would never have believed our own daughterâ€™ | Priyanka Dubey.
Press Release New Delhi, August 22: Recognising the strength of sex workers’ collectives in addressing issues faced by them Dr. Syeda Hameed, Member, Planning Commission of India said that, " The 12th Five-Year Plan is in many ways imbued with the voices of the excluded." These communities are at the cutting edge of the inclusive... Continue Reading →
#India - Muslim women question community leaders with a public protest #Vaw.
#India- Sexual harassment complaint to #Jayalalithaa from #NWMI #Vaw.
Reflections on Mama, PhD.