Started this discussion. Last reply by ROSE Sep 30, 2012.
Arming Sisters…not with weapons, but with the courage and knowledge to fight back.
Upon working with Tahrir Body Guard (a group dedicated to ending sexual harassment in Egypt) setting up compact women’s self defense courses across Cairo, it hit me.…
Posted on May 11, 2013 at 3:30pm
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May 5, 2013
From: Barbara Mills, Sisters in Solidarity
Bail Reform Urgently Needed to Save Lives
I am writing on behalf of Heather Stewart who in the early hours of May 30th, 2009, was savagely bludgeoned by her estranged boyfriend Horace Weekes. This heinous and cowardly act left Ms. Stewart losing one eye and requiring major facial reconstructive surgery. Her mother, Helen Slichta, while attempting to protect her…Continue
Posted on May 5, 2013 at 2:13pm
Congolese women cheer during the global rally “One Billion Rising”, which is part of the V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu February 14, 2013. V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls. (Jana…Continue
Posted on May 4, 2013 at 7:00pm