Aussie Feminist Germaine Greer Argues That Domestic Violence Against…

There are few countries in the world that have clean hands when it comes to the rights of indigenous peoples. From our own treatment of Native Americans to the behavior of the Chinese in Tibet and beyond, there too often has been and too often remains an us-and-them mentality on both sides that is harmful for all… » 8/15/08 1:30pm 8/15/08 1:30pm

80-Pound Brazilian Girl Jailed With 34 Men Looks "12, Not 15"

More information has come to light regarding the sexual abuse of a fifteen-year-old Brazilian girl who, in October, was placed in a jail cell with 30 some-odd men in the northeastern Brazilian state of Para. For those not familiar with the case, the teenager (pictured and flanked by family members) was arrested on… » 12/12/07 9:30am 12/12/07 9:30am

Prosecutor Says Gang Rape Of 10 Year-Old Girl Was "Childish…

The story of the ten-year-old Aboriginal girl who was gang raped by nine assailants in the Australian province of Queensland becomes more and more appalling with each new fragment of information. As reported yesterday, Queensland judge Sarah Bradley (pictured), who said the ten-year old "probably agreed" to the rapes,… » 12/11/07 9:30am 12/11/07 9:30am