Steubenville-Style Tech Puts Rapists on Gotcha

Murphy has no patience for hand wringing over the release of the Ohio rape-case video. These technological advances, she says, give a huge boost to rape prosecutors who currently put a mere 2 percent of alleged rapists in jail for even one day.

India’s Rape Furor Catalyzes New Alliances

Veterans of women’s safety activism say they have never, in decades of work, seen their society mobilize like this to confront the dangers and hostilities that women face. “It means violence against women is no longer just a woman’s issue.”

Activists Put Heads Together in Buenos Aires

A group of women’s rights advocates and city legislators in Buenos Aires have established a new, formal channel of communication. This “Women’s Parliament” holds its second session this month to consider proposals to advance to the legislature.