Category: Gender Violence
For decades, women around the world have resisted patriarchy and the culture and institutions that produce it. But where are their allies?
Here we are all the problem, disturbing both the Government and the narcos; we’re faced with repression on two fronts, the legal and the illegal
A historical national-wide demonstration in Argentina marks a turning point in the development of a feminist movement and is likely to affect local politics
From 1991 through 2001, a series of conflicts, including the Bosnian War, were fought on the territory of the Former Yugoslavia. During that time, ethnic, sexual and economic violence against women was rampant and rape was used as a tool for “ethnic cleansing.”
Women’s rights activists in Argentina have revived the slogan that began in Mexico in response to the mass killings of young women in Ciudad Juárez
In the past few months, the hashtag #GamerGate has become a banner flying over America’s current confrontation over feminism, male privilege, and cultural expression
We must insist that violence against women matters because women’s bodies and sexual autonomy matter — despite an apparent insistence they don’t
What occurred was a sustained mobilization exponentially larger and more powerful than the gang of misogynists who murdered her
In patriarchally-based societies, motherhood is no longer a right but an obligation
A “Martyr,” a Murder, and the Making of a New Afghanistan?