Utah State University Student’s Rape Covered Up

Utah State University has been accused of covering up the rape of a student that occurred in 2009. The events came to light when the student took to Facebook to share her experience. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that the student, Whitney McPhie Griffith, a former piano performance student wrote that she was raped off-campus by… Read more about Utah State University Student’s Rape Covered Up

Teacher Body Slams Student In Altercation Over Chocolates

A substitute teacher in North Carolina was fired this week after a video emerged on Facebook of him apparently slamming a 12-year-old student to the ground, reports said Monday. The incident, which reportedly took place last Wednesday at Western Guilford Middle School in Greensboro, North Carolina, occurred after the teacher apparently took away Jose Escudero’s Valentine’s… Read more about Teacher Body Slams Student In Altercation Over Chocolates

This Life: #MeToo movement inspires Marietta mom to seek justice

For the longest time, Empress Rellise accepted other people’s impressions of her. She was, in their eyes, a promiscuous whore, a nymphomaniac. The problem with that is she never had a choice in the matter. No 5-year-old girl, or boy for that matter, ever does. Most 5-year-olds know their address and phone number. They can recognize… Read more about This Life: #MeToo movement inspires Marietta mom to seek justice

Abuse of foreign domestic workers must end now

The death of Joanna Demafelis, a Filipina maid, would have been yet another horrible but all-too-familiar and easily forgotten tale of overseas domestic labour gone sour if it wasn’t so brutal. Her body was found last week stuffed in a freezer in an abandoned apartment in Kuwait – an incident of abuse taken to the extreme.… Read more about Abuse of foreign domestic workers must end now

Advocates Seek Justice for Abused Native American Women

Over the past several months, dozens of women have come forward with allegations of sexual abuse by celebrities and politicians, prompting a global movement against sexual harassment. But Native American advocacy groups say far too little attention is focused on the issue of sexual violence against native women, which has been going on since colonial times,… Read more about Advocates Seek Justice for Abused Native American Women

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