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Causes

New Survey Finds 1 in 5 UK Women Hesitant To Report Sexual Assault To The Police

New Survey Finds 1 in 5 UK Women Hesitant To Report Sexual Assault To The Police

For justice to be served, each of us need to feel empowered to take action when we’re at our most vulnerable. And for that to happen, we need to feel that the institutions designed to […]

Entertainment

One Step Away From Becoming The Next #Justicefor Hashtag In Pakistan

One Step Away From Becoming The Next #Justicefor Hashtag In Pakistan

By Sijdah [TW: honor killings, mention of violent acts] When I was a child, I was told the world is a warm and welcoming place, and I will get everything […]

Entertainment

It’s Time For Gen Z To Lead The Conversation About What It Means To Be An American.

It’s Time For Gen Z To Lead The Conversation About What It Means To Be An American.

By Cameron Katz It’s 2006, and my parents are driving my sister and I somewhere that feels really far away. I’m six and she’s five, and we’re watching ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ […]

Creativity

New Book Highlights 8 Children’s Stories About Courage, Equality, And Justice

New Book Highlights 8 Children’s Stories About Courage, Equality, And Justice

Roam your local children’s bookshop and you will quickly find a lack of diversity and meaningful, empowering stories for your girls and boys. The team behind ‘Little Champions of Justice’, […]

Working Women

New Conversations About Sexual Assault Report Limitations In Light Of Brett Kavanaugh

New Conversations About Sexual Assault Report Limitations In Light Of Brett Kavanaugh

By Brian Kent [TW: references to sexual assault, rape] In large part due to publicity around the #MeToo movement, thousands of sexual assault survivors have gained the courage to step […]

Causes, Interviews

Docu ‘Home Truth’ Exposes The Ugly Truth About Domestic Violence & The Complexity Of Trauma

Docu ‘Home Truth’ Exposes The Ugly Truth About Domestic Violence & The Complexity Of Trauma

If you are in New York City from June 9-18, put the Human Rights Watch Film Festival on your calendar because this is one event you don’t want to  miss […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Indian Singer Raising Her Voice To Demand Justice & Equality For Lower Caste People

Meet The Indian Singer Raising Her Voice To Demand Justice & Equality For Lower Caste People

In India, where you are from and who you are matters. We’re not just talking about gender inequality and the patriarchal and conservative cultural norms that are the root of […]

Contributors

A Fmr. Sex Crimes Prosecutor Says The US Legal System Is Failing Sexual Assault Victims

A Fmr. Sex Crimes Prosecutor Says The US Legal System Is Failing Sexual Assault Victims

By Brian Kent Sexual assault is a life-changing event that leaves a victim with many questions to answer. In most cases, victims want to move on with their lives, but […]

Girl on a Mission

This Woman Could Change Sexual Assault Laws & Give Survivors More Power Over Their Case

This Woman Could Change Sexual Assault Laws & Give Survivors More Power Over Their Case

The issue of rape and sexual assault has never been more pressing and more discussed than the past few years. With increasing research about the college campus rape epidemic in […]

Causes

8 Indian Non-Profits Join To Launch ‘Her Voice’ Campaign To End Violence Against Women

8 Indian Non-Profits Join To Launch ‘Her Voice’ Campaign To End Violence Against Women

Not too long ago we had the honor of interviewing ‘India’s Daughter’ filmmaker Leslee Udwin whose powerful documentary examines the ingrained culture of misogyny still prevalent in India today, which […]

Causes

This Groundbreaking New York Court, Run Entirely By Teenagers, Is Helping Youth Stay Out Of Jail

This Groundbreaking New York Court, Run Entirely By Teenagers, Is Helping Youth Stay Out Of Jail

We just want to take a moment to thank the members of Brownsville Youth Court in Brooklyn, New York for restoring our faith in humanity, and allowing us once again […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Indian Acid Attack Survivors Show Strength And Courage In New Photo Shoot

Indian Acid Attack Survivors Show Strength And Courage In New Photo Shoot

Acid attacks are one of the most de-humanizing crimes in the world. The perpetrator does not want to kill the victim (although in some cases that tragically does happen) rather, […]

Politics

Equal Rights For Women Is UNCONSTITUTIONAL In America. WTF?!?!

Equal Rights For Women Is UNCONSTITUTIONAL In America. WTF?!?!

There are many theories as to why women in America, and around the rest of the world, still haven’t reached equal gender status with men in 2013. Perhaps it is […]