Monday, May 28, 2018

#Why #some #UN #peacekeepers #rape

Al Jazeera English: Why do some UN peacekeepers rape? http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwqpbrzzU http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/07/peacekeepers-rape-170730075455216.html But in the early 1990s, these crimes started to come to international attention. There have since been reports rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, Eritrea and Somalia, of prostitution and trafficking in Bosnia and Liberia and of abuse of minors

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#Should #Women #Carry #Pepper #Spray (#Why #Not #Men )

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2017/06/should-women-be-allowed-to-carry-pepper-spray-for-self-defence.html Earlier this month, senator David Leyonhjelm called for new laws allowing Australians to arm themselves with non-lethal weapons in case of terror attacks. Now another Australian, TV reporter Stacey Lee, wants women to be allowed to carry pepper spray to protect themselves in dangerous situations. The debate has raised similar questions in

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#Rape #Charges #Vatican #Pell #Raise #Questions

.@ffrf: Rape charges against Vatican’s Pell raise many questions https://t.co/YN1gRe6qH5— Patheos Nonreligious (@PatheosNonrelig) June 30, 2017 Cardinal George Pell, the Vatican’s #3 man, has been ordered to appear in Melbourne Magistrates’ Court in Australia on July 18 and face charges officially labeled, “historical sexual assault offences.” Pell is the highest-ranking Vatican

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#Rape #Victims #Temporary #Paralysis

https://www.yahoo.com/beauty/rape-victims-may-unable-fight-back-due-temporary-paralysis-164412407.html Of the 298 women, 70 percent reported significant tonic immobility and 48 percent reported extreme tonic immobility during the sexual assault they had experienced. And among the 189 women who were evaluated six months after their assault, 38.1 percent had developed PTSD and 22.2 percent had developed severe depression. Furthermore,

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