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Oct 30, 2018
The Macho Paradox: Excerpt from Jackson Katz's book on how men's 'self-interest' can reduce violence against womenJackson Katz's The Macho Paradox makes the case that violence against women is a men’s issue. Katz takes the reader deep inside male culture to examine why so many men physically and sexually abuse women and children, including those closest to them.
Oct 29, 2018
The Macho Paradox: Excerpt from Jackson Katz's book on why violence against women is a men’s issueIn light of recent #MeToo developments, Firstpost is publishing two excerpts from Jackson Katz's The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help.
Apr 15, 2018
Kathua and Unnao cases: Linking sexual crimes with identity politics obstructs reforms in rape lawsIt is only when there is outrage primarily about the rape, and not about how brutal it was or how it would pit one community against another — for example, the Kathua rape case — that real radical reform will follow
Dec 06, 2017
Terry Crews sues talent agent Adam Venit alleging sexual assault, gender violenceActor and former NFL star Terry Crews has sued Adam Venit and the agency William Morris Endeavor over sexual assault and gender violence claims
Nov 09, 2017
'Marital rape a disgraceful offence’: Gujarat HC's ruling progressive, but mere condemnation of practice rings hollowMarital rape is not yet a criminal offence in India, though the matter has been debated by legislators, policymakers and the civil society for a long time.
Jul 20, 2017
India and US global partners in fighting all forms of gender violence: US Consul GeneralWest Bengal Women and Child Development Minister Dr Sashi Panja said there should be well-drafted policies to handle situations involving gender violence
Sep 18, 2016
What Pink gets right: Women negotiating the terms of their sexual availabilityWatching Shoojit Sircar’s Pink was not easy. Within minutes, a cloud of anger, frustration and helplessness sat over me and stirred my cauldron of experiences and memories. Minal Arora, Falak Ali and Andrea Tariang are all of us women negotiating the terms of our sexual availability to the world at large. It was both cathartic and disturbing to watch various vignettes of my own life experience unfold on the big screen with such accuracy.
Jul 04, 2014
Activists on SC ruling: Why single out dowry abuse law as case of misuse?The Supreme Court judgment directing the police not to “automatically” arrest the accused in dowry harassment cases has sparked strong reactions from women’s rights activists who believe this ‘dilution’ will only make majority of the women who are facing harassment more vulnerable.
May 31, 2014
Badaun gangrape: Rahul meets family of sisters, calls for CBI probeGandhi was accompanied by AICC general secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh Madhusudan Mistry, state PCC chief Nirmal Khatri and chairman of AICC Scheduled Castes department K Raju.
Mar 05, 2014
9 million women in EU rape victims, shows surveyA survey of 42,000 women across the European Union suggests that about one in 10 have been the victims of sexual violence, and half of them reported being raped.