What’s Current: Four women accuse former Costa Rican president of sexual assault

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

  • Four women have accused former Costa Rican president and 1987 Nobel Prize winner Óscar Arias of sexual misconduct over a 48 hour period.
  • Following backlash, the Alberta Teacher’s Association announced that that Andrew Evans, a convicted murderer of a prostituted woman, will no longer be speaking at an upcoming teacher’s convention.
  • Tekashi 6ix9ine’s ex-girlfriend alleges that the rapper physically abused her throughout the relationship.
  • A Toronto man is facing charges for forcible confinement after holding women against their will on two separate occasions.
  • Argentinian soccer player Macarena Sanchez is taking legal action against the country’s soccer association in an effort to establish women’s soccer as a professional sport.
Meghan McCarty
Meghan McCarty

Meghan McCarty is an undergraduate student and aspiring journalist living in the United States.

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