Violence Against Women

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  • The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold
    Books

    The women killed by Jack the Ripper are finally having their stories told

    A new book, opera and TV series explore the lives of the serial killer’s victims. It’s a welcome break from our culture’s obsession with male murderers

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    3 women on whether the government’s new domestic abuse bill goes far enough

    A survivor, a legal expert and a campaigner discuss the merits of the government’s ‘landmark’ new legislation.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    What is Savanna's Act, the US Law protecting indigenous women that's now in jeopardy?

    The bill was expected to pass handily — so why is it in trouble now?

    Posted by
    Alicia Lutes
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  • Opinion

    How this politician turned a young woman’s murder into a conversation about him

    Everyone is talking about David Leyonhjelm’s sexism and slut-shaming – but he shouldn’t be the focus of our attention.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Around the world, women politicians face shocking levels of violence and abuse

    A new survey reveals women politicians have been abducted, beaten and had their property destroyed.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Haunting images capture gender-based violence around the globe

    Warning: graphic photographs ahead

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • People

    Argentinian women stage naked screaming protest against femicide

    The performance protest in Buenos Aires was designed to raise awareness of violence against women.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Footballer charged with murder of ex claims he's 'not a bad guy'

    The brazen goalkeeper said 'mistakes happen in life'

    Published
  • Life

    Brave kidnap victim describes astounding escape from moving car

    Brittany Diggs was snatched by a man with a gun

    Published
  • Life

    Woman pens powerful open letter to the man who tried to rape her

    “This is for every woman in the world who has suffered at the hands of men like you"

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published