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Georgians gather to protest domestic violence killings

A group of Georgian protesters have this week gathered outside of the government’s headquarters to raise awareness of the nation’s problem of female deaths by domestic violence. 271 more words


Pistorious - A movie in the making

Money can buy the best legal & PR team in South Africa, but buying blood thirsty and fame driven criminals is another matter.  Might be best to talk to “The General” of the Numbers Gang. 218 more words


UEL Course: Femicide across Europe: Italy and United Kingdom, 20 October, UEL Docklands Campus, 2-4pm

Femicide across Europe:
Italy and United Kingdom

Sabrina Brutto and Giorgia Doná
Lumsa University, Italy and University of East London


20 October 2014… 343 more words


Defining Femicide and its Implications in the Americas

Can legally defining crimes against women help deter violence against them? It might be a good start. Following in the footsteps of many other countries in the Americas, Colombia is taking steps to set guidelines to prosecute these types of homicides. 572 more words


Steps Taken are Only the First of Many

An ENG 376 Student Submission

As a man in one of the more feminized departments in the college I attend, English, I generally feel out of place more times than not when certain discussions inevitably crop up. 458 more words

Why the hierarchy of dead women and girls?

Like anyone else, I was saddened to wake up to the news that a body has been found in the search for 14-year-old Alice Gross… 384 more words

Male Violence Against Women

Oaxaca: march to demand investigation of new femicide

On 15 September, a group of students from the Normal School of Preschool Education of Oaxaca (ENEPO) and teachers from Section 22 of the National Coordination of Educational Workers (CNTE) marched in Oaxaca City to demand the clarification of the murder of the 21-year old student Karen González Reyes, whose body was found in the metropolitan region of the capital with signs of violence, sexual assault, and gunshot wounds.   137 more words

Human Rights