What’s Current: 6-year-old girl allegedly sexually abused at Arizona detention centre

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

  • After being separated from her mother at the border, a six-year-old migrant child was allegedly sexually abused at an Arizona detention centre.
  • The Freemasons will now allow “women” members so long as they were men when they joined.
  • Open letter urges the European Union and the UK Parliament to consider European and UK sex discrimination laws and the European Union’s commitment to the UN Rights of the Child with regard to policies and legislation surrounding “sex robots.”
  • Christopher Noble, 32, was jailed for a collection of child exploitation images and videos, but is now living as a self-identified “woman,” with the name Christyl Knight.
Meghan Murphy
Meghan Murphy

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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.

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