violence against women

The senior Republican senator from South Carolina -- who serves in the U.S. Air Force Reserves and opposes taking sexual assault cases out of the military chain of command -- says that women in the armed services "put up with way too much crap." Read more...
As if being beaten within an inch of their lives wasn't enough, now domestic violence victims can be jailed if they report their beating. Read more...
The violent gang rape in New Delhi has drawn attention to a pattern of violence and discrimination against women in India that leads to the deaths of nearly 2 million women every year... Read more...