violence against women
A woman lawyer accused a male colleague of sexual harassment. He used it to sue her for defamation, and now she risks landing five years in jail.
“We are all complicit in the crime of failing to protect women.”
“No reasonable deputy would have put Ms. Frost in a minimally monitored cell with three men. She was forced into the cell anyway.”
Sabina's sister said, "This feels like we are stuck in a bad dream and can’t get out of it – our world is shattered."
A dying Asma Rani was filmed naming her murderer three years ago.
“It’s just sport for them. A woman is not someone you see as a human being worthy of respect, care or basic decency; she’s considered a plaything.”
Khadija Siddiqi was not informed that her attacker had been released early in Pakistan, a country reeling from the brutal beheading of Noor Mukadam.
Zahir Jaffer, the son of a wealthy and influential Pakistani family, is being charged with murder.
Police are working to establish whether the attack, which took place in a part of London with a large Orthodox Jewish population, was a hate crime.
Here’s how to take meaningful action and protect one another.
Here is a list of UK organisations tackling sexual harassment and abuse against marginalised genders.