Against rape & domestic violence

Black Women's Rape Action Project & Women Against Rape, both in London, are circulating the statement from Nawa Chhattisgarh Mahila Samiti below.  Please circulate widely. 

The mass protests taking place all over India, and the international support for them, show how determined women are to end rape, and how we face similar violence and similar sexism by the...

Women of all ages, colours and backgrounds came together at the SlutWalk in London – this was the new women's movement


Selma James, Sunday 19 June 2011

Italian Embassy, Tuesday, 8 June ,1-2pm, 14 Three Kings Yard, London W1K 4EH

On 8 June, a charge of attempted rape brought by Ms Joy N against chief of police inspector Vittorio Addesso of Milan CIE (Centre for Identification and Expulsion) Detention Centre in Italy, will be heard in court.

In August 2009, Mr Addesso tried to rape Ms Joy N, a young Nigerian woman...