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India: A Wrist-Worn Answer to Sexual Attack? Wall Street Journal, January 25, 2013

DRC: Rape Clinic Doctor to Return Home AFP, January 14, 2013

Egypt: Rising Violence Against Women Worries Rights Activists Voice of America, January 9, 2013

South Asia: Malala, Others on Front Lines in Fight for Women by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, CNN, January 9, 2013

India: New Delhi Rape Brings Global Outrage by Shalini Nataraj, San Francisco Chronicle, January 7, 2013

India: Delhi Gang Rape: Why Was Everyone So Slow to Help? Christian Science Monitor, January 7, 2013

India: Gang Rape Protests Show Mobilizing Power of Humiliation Christian Science Monitor, January 3, 2013

US: Violence Against Women Act Debacle Atlantic, January 3, 2013

US: House GOP Blocks Violence Against Women Act MSNBC, January 2, 2013

Global: End Culture of Rape in 2013 by Lauren Wolfe, CNN, January 2, 2013

India: Thousands of Women March in Delhi to Protest Gang Rape BBC News, January 2, 2013

Egypt: Mass March by Cairo Women in Protest Over Abuse by Soldiers NY Times, December 26, 2012

India: Public Fury Over New Delhi Gang-Rape Sparks Protest Across Country Reuters, December 21, 2012

Global: Breaking the Silence: Survivors of Violence Tell How They Used Their Experience to Enact Change UN Women, December 14, 2012

South Africa: Report: 90 Percent of Women Abused Voice of America, December 14, 2012

Afghanistan: Female Official Killed In Laghman AFP, December 10, 2012

Syria: Are Women Being Targeted? by Lauren Wolfe, Atlantic, December 10, 2012

Israel/Palestine: Conflict Shuns Female Peace Brokers Women's eNews, December 7, 2012

DRC: Sexual Violence Not Just a Weapon of War Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa, December 6, 2012

Syria: Rape Is Shredding Social Fabric by Lauren Wolfe, CNN, December 6, 2012

Afghanistan: Gunmen Kill Polio Vaccination Worker in Latest Attack on Women Guardian, December 6, 2012

US: Working Women And Domestic Violence ForbesWoman, December 3, 2012

DRC: Women in Neighboring Countries Work Together to Aid Women of Eastern Congo Women News Network, December 3, 2012

DRC: Congo’s Mamas and Their Campaign Against Wartime Rape Time, December 3, 2012

US: Report: Big Drop in Intimate-Partner Violence Women's eNews, December 1, 2012

Caribbean: AUDIO: Region Moves Towards Ending Sexual Violence UN Radio, December 1, 2012

DRC: Congo Needs Our Help by Susannah Sirkin, CNN, November 30, 2012

Commentary:
DRC: Congo Urgently Needs U.S. Help by Ben Affleck, Washington Post, November 30, 2012

Global: Why Are Women Shut Out of Peace Talks? IPS, November 28, 2012

US: Why Washington Post Journalist First Wrote About Her Rape, 28 Years Later Poynter, November 28, 2012

Asia: Changing the Notion of Masculinity NY Times, November 27, 2012

US/DRC: VIDEO: Eve Ensler on The State of Female America & Violence in Congo Democracy Now, November 27, 2012

Commentary:
DRC: Crisis in Goma by Kate Grant, Huffington Post, November 27, 2012

Gaza: Growing up in a Conflict Zone GlobalPost, November 27, 2012

Global: UN committee calls for ban on female genital mutilation The Guardian, November 27, 2012

DRC: VIDEO: Congolese Women March for Peace The Telegraph, November 25, 2012

DRC: Rape in Congo Is Not a Myth – If Anything, It Is Under-Reported Guardian, November 21, 2012

Commentary:
DRC: We Are All to Blame for the Agony of Congo by Simon Tisdall, Guardian, November 19, 2012

UK: Domestic Violence and Disabled Women: an Abuse of Power Guardian, November 19, 2012

Colombia: Obstacles to Care for Abused, Displaced Women Human Rights Watch, November 14, 2012

US: Sex Workers, Not Their Patrons, Bear Brunt of Felony Charges in Illinois The Chicago Reporter, November 14, 2012

Global: UN Women's Lakshmi Puri Urges Global Action to End Violence Against Women Guardian, November 12, 2012

Egypt: Harassers of Women in Cairo Now Face Wrath of Vigilantes NY Times, November 6, 2012

Commentary:
DRC: Dr. Mukwege Fights Back by Denis Mukwege, NY Times, November 5, 2012

DRC: One-Third of Congolese Men Admit Committing Sexual Violence Guardian, November 2, 2012

Afghanistan: Sisters in Arms: Young Activist Continues Malala’s Fight Daily Beast, November 1, 2012

DRC: The Misogyny Behind the Attempted Assassination of Dr. Mukwege Atlantic, October 31, 2012

India: A Village Rape Shatters a Family, and the Traditional Silence NY Times, October 29, 2012

Colombia: Truth, Justice and Reparation for Women Survivors UN Women, October 29, 2012

Pakistan: Violence, Discrimination Against Women Rises Voice of America, October 29, 2012

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