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The Attack in Manchester was an Attack on Women and Girls

We now know the names of the 22 people confirmed dead in the attack in Manchester, and we know the 17 of them were women and girls.   708 more words


Lerato Moloi's family disappointed with police handling of murder case

As residents sang gospel songs, one woman stopped those singing and urged that more needs to be done.

“We’re dancing and clapping around while our sisters are being murdered. 70 more words


Jury selection begins in Bill Cosby’s trial for sexual assault of lesbian

What makes Andrea Constand stand out among dozens of women who have accused the disgraced comedian of sexual assault is that the former manager of the women’s basketball team at Temple University in… 53 more words


What Happened on 24 May 2017: How a Camping Trip Ended With a Visit to the Police Station

The car was too cramped so a mother decided to make two trips.

While the mother was away the daughter made false claims that she had been abandoned. 958 more words

Violence Against Women

Factors that Increase Likelihood of Domestic Violence Among Women

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 1 in 3 women have been victims of violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime. For some women, the risk is increased due to certain factors, which are outlined in our… 507 more words

Domestic Violence

Learning and Unlearning: A Woman’s Perspective (By Nafula Wafula)

At five years old, I learnt that sitting on an ‘uncle’s’ laps was not a sign of regard and affection, it was for his gratification. 1,147 more words

Women & Girls

Lerato Moloi laid to rest and still no suspects charged in her murder

On Saturday, thousands of people converged at the Naledi Community Hall to bid her farewell.  After the first attack, Thabo said Moloi opened a case at Naledi Police Station. 112 more words