Award winning #EndDemand campaign created a fake escort site that advertised real women, but when buyers called or chatted online, they were informed the women had already been murdered or severely injured by pimps or johns. The campaign, created by CAP International member Mouvement du Nid, highlights the violence inherent in trafficking and prostitution, something usually hidden from view on these kinds of sites.
Catholic Church acquits Mexican priest who admitted raping 30 Indigenous girls between the ages of five and 10 years old.
Seventeen years after Sweden first implemented its law criminalizing the purchase of sex, attitudes towards prostitution (and attitudes towards the law) have changed.
Prominent Inuit artist Annie Pootoogook found dead in Ottawa’s Rideau River.
BBC reports on story about male violence, fails to mention that perpetrator is male.
I just heard this story on R4, thought "that's an unusual crime for a woman". Sex is really relevant to violence. https://t.co/1S56zughOz
— Sarah Ditum (@sarahditum) September 22, 2016