What’s Current: Women’s Human Rights Campaign launches US chapter

  • The Women’s Human Rights Campaign launches a US chapter with goals that include pushing the Democratic Party to support the rights of women and girls and oppose gender identity policies.
  • Two sons of Canadian fashion executive Peter Nygard have accused him of hiring a prostituted woman to rape them as minors.
  • Fawzia Koofi, a former legislator part of the team negotiating for peace between the Afghan government and the Taliban, has survived an assassination attempt by unknown assailants.
  • Asian women acting as low-level drug mules are increasingly filling up the region’s prisons as various countries ramp up drug interdiction efforts.
  • Egypt’s parliament has approved a law protecting the identities of women who come forward to report sexual harassment.
Natasha Chart

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