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This Terrain Of Trafficking Women For Sex – What Should Be Done

This Terrain Of Trafficking Women For Sex – What Should Be Done

A new report by the CNN has revealed how some women trafficked from Nigeria are forced into prostitution in a park in Paris, capital city of France. Over the years, stories of women deceived into giving up their money for a “better life” in Europe but later forced into prostitution, have made news headlines. In […]

Do Not Treat Sexual Violence As Taboo’ – Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Denis Mukwege

Do Not Treat Sexual Violence As Taboo’ – Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Denis Mukwege

If all men would act and think like Congolese gynecologist Denis Mukwege, it would be a better world. DW’s Susanne Krauß met the Nobel Peace Prize winner also referred to as the ‘miracle doctor’ at his Panzi hospital. Congolese gynecologist Dr. Denis Mukwege founded the Panzi Hospital in the provincial capital Bukavu. The 63-year-old physician […]

Manana To Face Parliament Ethics Probe Over Sexual Assault

Manana To Face Parliament Ethics Probe Over Sexual Assault

Embattled ANC MP Mduduzi Manana will appear before a joint ethics sub-committee in Parliament on Wednesday over his involvement in an assault at a Cubana nightclub in Fourways last year. Ethics committee co-chairperson Aumsensingh Singh told News24 that they had a number of witness statements about the 2017 incident, which would be put to Manana […]

Film Academy Expels Cosby, Polanski

Film Academy Expels Cosby, Polanski

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said on Thursday that it has expelled actor Bill Cosby and film director Roman Polanski from its membership in light of the sexual assault cases against both men. The Academy’s board of governors met on Tuesday night and voted to strip both men of membership “in accordance with […]

Sexual Harassment Can Affect Your Physical and Mental Health

Sexual Harassment Can Affect Your Physical and Mental Health

When a sexual assault occurs—in the case of a rape, for example—it’s clear that the experience can affect the victim’s health, both immediately and in the long-term. But even instances of non-physical sexual harassment can have lasting effects on the people who are exposed to it, both emotionally and physically. As recent news reflects, behaviors like unwanted […]

The Kiosk With Madame K – Death and A Big Portion Of Torture

The Kiosk With Madame K – Death and A Big Portion Of Torture

I hope you all had a wonderful time, You are welcome to another exciting,inspiring, educational, informative time with your one  and only Madame K. Sometimes, I wonder who people think I am, A therapist, An Advocate etc…Whatever you have in your head as long as it’s on the positive, it is good for me. Today, […]

Sexual Assault Isn’t Just Common, It’s Almost A Given For Flight Attendants – Sara Nelson

Sexual Assault Isn’t Just Common, It’s Almost A Given For Flight Attendants – Sara Nelson

Flight attendant Caroline Bright was kicking off her last shift of the day when she realized one of the pilots on board reminded her of someone.  “I was trying to figure it out, was it a celebrity?” she told HuffPost. “Who does he remind me of?” He looked like her dad, she realized. “When we […]

Sexual Assault: Beverly Hills Police Investigating Weinstein, Toback

Sexual Assault: Beverly Hills Police Investigating Weinstein, Toback

The Beverly Hills Police Department said Tuesday it is investigating “multiple complaints” against disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein and director James Toback, who face numerous allegations of unwanted sexual encounters. Accounts of abuse by Weinstein that were published last month in The New York Times and The New Yorker encouraged others to speak out, unleashing a […]

Woman Tells of Unimaginable Sexual Violence Suffered At Hands of Militants

Woman Tells of Unimaginable Sexual Violence Suffered At Hands of Militants

When an armed group attacked “Irène’s” home in the Central African Republic, fighters shot her husband in both legs as he tried to flee, and tied their five-year-old daughter to a post when she began to cry. “Irène,” 36, held her palms over her eyes as she told me of the brutal assault by the […]

Perturbed and Angry’ Makhura Appoints Team To Tackle School Sex Assault

Perturbed and Angry’ Makhura Appoints Team To Tackle School Sex Assault

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has appointed a Special Committee of the Executive Council aimed at improving school safety, educating learners and empowering them to break the silence on sexual abuse and assault. The committee includes provincial Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, Community Safety MEC Sizakhele Nkosi-Malobane and Social Development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza. Over the next few […]

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