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Pressure remains on Adams over Maíria Cahill case

Pressure on Sinn Féin leader and local TD Gerry Adams over the Maíria Cahill controversy shows no sign of abating with the Dáil now set to debate her allegations. 417 more words

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The Bangladeshi Debate to Lower the Legal Marriage Age is Over

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In Sreenathpur village in the northeastern district of Sunamganj, Bangladesh, just about one year ago, 12-year-old Kalpona Akter Jhuma threatened to commit suicide if her parents had not rescinded her marriage arrangement to a man more than twice her age. 1,493 more words


Details in the civil lawsuit against St. Bernard President Dave Peralta detail alleged rape

Sharon Schaefer, the St. Bernard Parish President’s ex-wife, is now in hiding. Her attorney Stephen Rue tells us she fears for her life.

“She dreadfully fears Mr. 351 more words


I Mean...She Was Asking For It.

So, rape is a huge issue that I don’t think gets nearly enough attention. It’s scarring and life changing in the worst possible way. First of all, I hate when a woman gets raped and someone has the nerve to ask, “Well what was she wearing?” Uhm excuse me? 627 more words



School spirit is complicated.

College was one of the best times of my life. I was able to escape some unhealthy situations and relationships, and met three of the best people on the whole planet. 373 more words


Dallas Police Prepare To Test Thousands Of Old Rape Kits

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – CBS 11 News takes an exclusive look at North Texas men who stalk and attack women. Now, Dallas police are turning the tables and hunting down rapists who have gone unpunished. 515 more words


Telling my story, part 1

This is part 1 of what I intend to be an ongoing series chronicling my life of abuse and what has led to where I am now. 2,133 more words

My Story