What’s Current: Egyptian lawyer says men have a ‘national duty to rape’ women who wear revealing clothing

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news roundup.

  • An Egyptian lawyer says men have a “national duty to rape” women who wear revealing clothing.
  • Inquest in Thunder Bay hears that a Kasabonika Lake First Nations woman killed herself in the back of a police car after a child welfare worker took her baby.
  • Having a hard time keep up with all the rapists? Fast Company has assembled a list of prominent men recently accused of sexual misconduct.
  • Lord Robert Winston, a fertility specialist, says trans-identified people who seek gender reassignment procedures can end up “badly damaged” and regret permanent effects on fertility.
  • Rape charges against actor Danny Masterson have been stalled for over a decade. Yashar Ali writes:

“Masterson is a longtime member of the Church of Scientology, an organization that has a history of covering up allegations of misconduct leveled against the organization and its members.”

Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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