By Sophie McBain - 05 February 11:55
The problem isn't just in Afghanistan. 30 per cent of woman suffer violence from an intimate partner, but globally laws do little to protect women at home.
By Holly Baxter - 19 October 10:06
Daisy Coleman is the latest in a series of girls to report that they were sexually assaulted and cyberbullied on social media. But we can't blame Twitter and Facebook for the existence of rape culture - and with #justice4daisy, they might have helped end
By Monisha Rajesh - 30 September 12:35
The government has done little more than to satisfy the emotional sense of injustice, and hush up the masses temporarily while shying away from the bigger issue: how to prevent the crimes?
By Glosswitch - 12 September 12:23
On the contrary, our society is surprisingly tolerant of rape.
By Sophie McBain - 10 September 10:14
A UN survey of 10,000 men in Asia-Pacific reveals high levels of sexual violence in the region, and asks why rape is so common.
By Rahila Gupta - 01 April 11:00
The desire to avoid the racism that characterises some debates about rape and FGM abroad can lead us to make untenable comparisons with Britain, argues Rahila Gupta.
By Laurie Penny - 19 March 01:10
The pictures from Steubenville don’t just show a girl being raped. They show that rape being condoned, encouraged, celebrated. What type of culture could possibly produce such pictures?
By Samira Shackle - 11 January 12:17
Translating "watershed" moments into action is almost impossible in a misogynist society with an under-equipped police force.
By Press Gazette - 18 May 03:10
The broadcaster investigated after inadvertently publishing name of raped teenager.