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Nov 21, 2017
Delhi HC tells AAP govt, state legal services body to revisit compensation scheme for child abuse victimsThe Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the AAP government and the legal services authority DSLSA to consider incorporating in the victim compensation scheme a provision for relocation of child victims of sexual abuse.
Nov 02, 2017
An Open Secret: Renewed interest in two-year old documentary on child sexual abuse in HollywoodAn Open Secret, Amy Berg's docu on child sexual abuse in Hollywood, is seeking distribution because the makers believe there's a wider market for it now.
Oct 31, 2017
Kevin Spacey isn't a hero for coming out; he's a gay man deflecting abuse chargesKevin Spacey's comments shouldn't be called 'coming out'; it is a 'coming clean' episode.
Oct 25, 2017
List of Indian academicians accused of sexual harassment goes viral; polarised opinions emergeThis post has been created by Raya Sarkar who wishes to "make people wary" of these academicians. It has been condemned by 14 feminists who are associated with Kafila, a publication which explores contemporary issues
Oct 25, 2017
Harvey Weinstein row: Dominique Huett first actress to file lawsuit, says Weinstein Co enabled his behaviourDominique Huett has filed a lawsuit against The Weinstein Company alleging that everyone was aware of Harvey Weinstein's history of sexual abuse and enabled it
Oct 23, 2017
Marilyn Manson's bassist Twiggy Ramirez accused of rape by singer Jessicka Addams from Jack Off JillTwiggy Ramirez, bassist for rock band Marilyn Manson accused of rape by Jessicka Addams, lead singer of Jack Off Jill: "I had been raped by somebody I thought I loved"
Oct 23, 2017
As #MeToo gains momentum, let's look at how people view feminism and male privilege in urban IndiaEven as #MeToo spread like wildfire, several men and women ridiculed and criticised the social media campaign as well as feminism and people who fight for women's rights
Oct 20, 2017
Singer Tom Jones says sexual abuse exists in the music industry as wellTom Jones said sexual harassment in the workplace rife in the music industry too and he has faced it himself.
Oct 16, 2017
Difficult for rural children to speak up about sexual abuse: Ram Nath KovindRam Nath Kovind on Monday said it is difficult for children who grow up in a rural environment to get redressal for acts of sexual abuse.
Oct 12, 2017
Sex with wife below 18 is rape, rules SC; Tells Centre, states to take proactive steps to prohibit child marriagesThe Supreme Court ruling that sexual relations by a man with his minor wife would be considered rape will be instrumental in preventing child marriages