U.N. Declares Sexual Violence a Global Moral Crisis

U.N. Declares Sexual Violence a Global Moral Crisis

The U.N. secretary general’s special representative on sexual violence, Zainab Bangura, has declared the sexual violence prevalent in today’s world conflicts as a global moral crisis. Speaking about the stories relayed to her from victims on the front lines of ISIS-held areas in Iraq and Syria, Bangura admitted the accounts of suffering and sexual violence took a […]

Rape Affects 1 in 5 U.S. Women

Rape Affects 1 in 5 U.S. Women

The statistics are astonishing and paints a frightening picture of society. Rape will affect and happen to one in five women in the U.S. (23 million) during their lifetime, according to data published Friday by the federal government. Sexual violence of some form is experienced by more than 40 percent of American women, including stalking, […]