George W. Bush Cancels A Vacation (For Once)

The Best President Ever has canceled a trip to Switzerland over threats that he'd be charged with war crimes for ordering torture of political prisoners. » 2/06/11 10:55am 2/06/11 10:55am

British GQ Features Naomi Campbell Nude, Floating In A Pool

The Naomi Campbell Blood Diamond Video Game Is Lame

The 24-Carat Campbell video game — in which you throw pebbles and diamonds at a cartoon version of Naomi — is not especially fun to play, but that's not the point. » 8/16/10 2:54pm 8/16/10 2:54pm

Girl Soldiers Continue To Suffer As Taylor's War Crimes Defense Begins

Former Liberian president Charles Taylor may be taking the stand in International Criminal Court tomorrow to defend himself against war crimes charges, but women in Liberia say they continue to suffer after Taylor turned them into child soldiers. » 7/13/09 4:40pm 7/13/09 4:40pm

New Reports Aim To Reveal Hidden Truths About Rape

In the news today: A study of Swaziland women finds people don't know most rapes aren't committed by strangers. Another piece says rape is a war crime being committed in Colombia, and often not reported. » 5/12/09 9:30am 5/12/09 9:30am

Sarah & Bristol Palin Discuss Sex, Pregnancy & Abstinence Education

While Bristol and Sarah Palin were giving a joint interview to Fox News' Greta Van Susteren that was interesting for its honesty, Japan's Finance Minister gave a blotto public address that got him booted. » 2/17/09 10:00am 2/17/09 10:00am

Iraqi Authorities Arrest Female Recruiter Of Female Suicide Bombers

Samira Ahmed Jassim al-Azzawi has been accused of recruiting more than 80 Iraqi women as suicide bombers, though she only admits to around 30. How did she do it? » 2/04/09 1:30pm 2/04/09 1:30pm

"Here At The Hospital, We've Seen Women Who Have Stopped Living"


Anderson Cooper turned up on last night's 60 Minutes with a disturbing report about the Congolese civil war, specifically, the epidemic of violence against women in the form of almost unimaginable rape and torture. (Guns and knives in women's vaginas, people.) Although the epidemic of assaults is old news for some,… » 1/14/08 3:00pm 1/14/08 3:00pm