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From lone gunmen on hills to mass movements. Depressing as hell, really.
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They Put A Celebrity On Camera And Asked Her To Talk About A Rough Topic. She Only Got 2 Words Out.

They Put A Celebrity On Camera And Asked Her To Talk About A Rough Topic. She Only Got 2 Words Out. | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
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Of Sex Workers Jill Brenneman & Amanda Brooks

Of Sex Workers Jill Brenneman & Amanda Brooks | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
As in feminism, there have been a number of waves in the sex worker movement. This is due in no small part to the turnover in activists themselves, for it is they who help shape conversations as we...

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Life, Death, Trust

Life, Death, Trust | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Sociopath Houston attorney crashes plane with two escorts, hires goons to beat one to death, rapes the other, and gets away with it. Betrayal of trust, traumatic brain injuries, fraud, felonies, and violence against women.

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This story is not for the faint of heart, but for the strong of heart. Read it. Help via GiftRocket.com and using email address: abrooks2014 AT hush.com

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Doctor acquitted after 13-year-old Egyptian girl dies from female genital mutilation | Egyptian Streets

Doctor acquitted after 13-year-old Egyptian girl dies from female genital mutilation | Egyptian Streets | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it

Sohair al-Bata’a, the 13-year-old girl who died after undergoing FGM.

 

An Egyptian court has acquitted the first doctor ever brought to trial in Egypt on female genital mutilation charges that resulted in the death of 13-year-old Sohair al-Bata’a.

The doctor and Sohair’s father were both referred to trial after Sohair died in June 2013 at Raslan Halawa’s private medical clinic while undergoing an FGM operation at her father’s request.


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The NFL's Domestic Violence Policy Is Dangerous

The NFL's Domestic Violence Policy Is Dangerous | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Among other things, the policy misunderstands how deeply manipulative, destructive, coercive, and dangerous abusers can be.
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“We thought we’d be safe”: Islan Nettles, the New Jersey 4 and the illusion of security for LGBTQ people of color

“We thought we’d be safe”: Islan Nettles, the New Jersey 4 and the illusion of security for LGBTQ people of color | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
A frightening look at what happens when LGBTQ women of color refuse to accept street harassment and other violence

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The shocking testimony of soldiers who rape

The shocking testimony of soldiers who rape | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
“When we rape we feel free”, a young soldier in the Congolese Army confesses with astonishing candour. In a country where it’s estimated that 48 women are raped every hour, his actions have become virtually the norm, and not the exception. The Democratic Republic of Congo has born the brunt of vicious wars and fighting almost continuously since 1996, concentrated in the east of the country. One of the reasons the women repeat to anyone who bothers to ask them is: “where there’s fighting there’s rape”.
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What advice would you give to a woman whose husband beats her when she does not give him lunch on time?

What advice would you give to a woman whose husband beats her when she does not give him lunch on time? | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Or rather: What advice would you give to a woman who fears her husband might beat her if she does not give him lunch on time? Do you think men who stab or burn their wives are non violent men who a...
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Police Reveal Dark Details About 12-Year-Olds Accused Of Stabbing Friend For 'Slenderman'

Police Reveal Dark Details About 12-Year-Olds Accused Of Stabbing Friend For 'Slenderman' | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
A police criminal complaint filed against two 12-year-old girls who allegedly stabbed their 12-year-old friend 19 times this past weekend offers dark reading about the vicious attack and the girls' alleged motive -- to prove the existence of a fictio...
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Two girls died looking for a toilet. This should make us angry, not embarrassed

Two girls died looking for a toilet. This should make us angry, not embarrassed | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Attacks on girls and women as they look for somewhere private to defecate are frighteningly common. Improving basic sanitation, as a global goal would do a lot to make them safer

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Fifth arrest over gang-rape and murder of two cousins in India

Fifth arrest over gang-rape and murder of two cousins in India | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Two girls aged 14 and 15, were raped, killed and hanged from a mango tree in a small village in the state of Uttar Pradesh Continue reading...

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malek's curator insight, June 1, 2014 9:23 AM

The victims family revolted in silence, they are outcaste. The story will always end in: blaming the victims

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Let's call the Isla Vista killings what they were: misogynist extremism

Let's call the Isla Vista killings what they were: misogynist extremism | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it

For some time now, misogynist extremism has been excused, as all acts of terrorism committed by white men are excused, as an aberration, as the work of random loons, not real men at all. Why are we denying the existence of a pattern?

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Blurring the line between fact and fiction
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List: States where rape is most common

List: States where rape is most common | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it


"Alaska's rate is three times the national average; New Jersey's rate is lowest"


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I don't think it is a coincidence that at the top of this list of worsts are states with high populations of native persons.

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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, February 4, 2014 11:32 PM

I don't think it is a coincidence that at the top of this list of worsts are states with high populations of native persons.

Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, February 4, 2014 11:34 PM

I don't think it is a coincidence that at the top of this list of worsts are states with high populations of native persons.

Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, February 4, 2014 11:35 PM

I don't think it is a coincidence that at the top of this list of worsts are states with high populations of native persons.

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Jack the Ripper copycat murders spark call for sex worker protection

Jack the Ripper copycat murders spark call for sex worker protection | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
The nearest thing Jackie Summerford has to a grave for her murdered daughter is a small pine bookshelf in her front room. It is covered in poems, candles and trinkets – her way of remembering  her youngest child, Bonnie Barrett, who was murdered by a serial killer who police believe was imitating Jack the Ripper. 

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Cops: Mom-to-be brutally killed, baby cut from womb

Cops: Mom-to-be brutally killed, baby cut from womb | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
A Massachusetts woman is accused of bashing in a pregnant neighbor’s skull with a hammer, then carving out and abducting her unborn daughter from her womb while the mother was still alive. 

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Crimes Against Women Grossly Underestimated, Report Says - MedicineNet

Crimes Against Women Grossly Underestimated, Report Says - MedicineNet | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Violence committed against women by men is vastly under-reported in many countries, a large new study finds.
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UN Expresses Concern on International Day to End Violence Against Women

UN Expresses Concern on International Day to End Violence Against Women | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it

Monday, November 25, is International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.


...The Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS – UNAIDS – says every hour 50 young women become newly infected with HIV. Many of those infections are related to violence.

“Lots of the gender-based violence [is] sexually related. There is a lot of data right now showing that most of the violence against women happens in the context of intimate partner violence – domestic violence. And many times it takes the face of non-consensual sex, which is a polite way to say rape,” said Dr. Mariangela Simao is UNAIDS Director of Rights, Gender, Prevention and Mobilization.

Simao said gender-based violence is strongly linked to HIV/AIDS.

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Officer who fatally shot 13-year-old holding toy rifle had pulled gun during routine traffic stop

Officer who fatally shot 13-year-old holding toy rifle had pulled gun during routine traffic stop | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
The same police officer who shot and killed a young teen after mistaking a toy gun for a real one pulled his weapon on a motorist during a routine traffic stop on the highway two months ago, the California driver in question now says.

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A 4-year-old murder captured on Google Maps haunts a family

A 4-year-old murder captured on Google Maps haunts a  family | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it

A San Francisco Bay Area man asked Google Maps to remove an aerial image that shows the body of his 14-year-old son, who was shot and killed in 2009.


...Google Maps’ satellite image shows Kevin’s body, a police patrol car and what appear to be police officers examining the scene near the tracks running parallel with Rumrill Boulevard.

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Taking on acid violence

Taking on acid violence | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Acid violence is on the rise in the UK, but campaigner Shabina Begum believes it is a crime that can be eradicated if we all take a stand against it.

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Just as women’s youth and physical attractiveness figure heavily in men’s initial mate preference, they also determine the intensity of effort men devote to holding on to her.

Just as women’s youth and physical attractiveness figure heavily in men’s initial mate preference, they also determine the intensity of effort men devote to holding on to her. | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it

of [relationship] ‘vigilance’ include calling at unexpected times to see who s/he was with, having their friends check up on him/her, dropping by unexpectedly to see what s/he is doing, not letting s/he out of their site at a party. Examples of [relationship] violence include: hitting the [person] who made a pass at [their partner], slapping the [person] who made a pass a their partner, threatening their partner, and getting his/her friends to beat up the person who was interested in their partner.


Other tactics of ‘mate guarding’ include the ‘concealment of a mate’ (e.g., not taking them out to the party where other males/females will be present), ‘monopolizing of a mate’s time’ (e.g., spending all their free time with their partner so that they cannot meet anyone else), verbal threats, (e.g., threatening to break up with him/her if they ever cheat…), derogation of competition, (e.g., pointing out to their partner the other man/woman’s flaws), resource display, (e.g., buying them an expensive gift), appearance enhancement, (e.g., making themselves ‘extra attractive’ for their partner), sexual inducement, (e.g., performing sexual favors to keep their partner around), physical signs of possession, (e.g., holding their partner’s hand when other men/women are around), and possessive ornamentation, (e.g., asking their partner to wear a ring signifying that s/he is taken).


Men and women differ in how frequently they perform these mate-guarding tactics. Men are more likely than women to attempt to conceal their mates, use possessive markings, (e.g., asking her to wear his jacket), display resources, threaten rivals, and use physical violence toward rivals as tactics of mate guarding. Women are more likely than men to enhance their physical appearance and flirt with other men as tactics of mate guarding.


Our study of 107 newlywed married couples explored predictors of the intensity of effort a person allocated to mate guarding. Men married to young and physically attractive women, those high in reproductive value, mate-guarded them most intensely. These men were more likely than other men to conceal their mates, display emotional outbursts at the slightest signals of infidelity, and threaten other men with violence. Examples of the specific actions these men performed include:


(1) Refusing to take her to the party where other men were present, (2) Insisting that she spend all her free time with him, (3) Yelling at her for talking to another man, (4) Telling her that he would die if she ever left him, (5) Derogating the other man’s intelligence, (6) Staring coldly at the other guy who was looking at her.


Just as women’s youth and physical attractiveness figure heavily in men’s initial mate preference, they also determine the intensity of effort men devote to holding on to her.


Buss, David. "The Murderer Next Door: Why The Mind Is Designed To Kill." Penguin Press; New York, 2005. (p. 146 - 147)

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Typhoon Haiyan: Thousands of girls and women left 'painfully vulnerable' to violence

Typhoon Haiyan: Thousands of girls and women left 'painfully vulnerable' to violence | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
Justine Greening said past emergencies in the Philippines have led to a sharp rise in violence against girls and women, and in trafficking in particular (#LFC News: Thousands of girls and women left 'painfully vulnerable' after Typhoon Haiyan

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With local government devastated, aid-workers facing logestics problems, the ultimate loser is always girls and women.

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Video Released of Georgia Guards Beating Prisoners With Hammer

Video Released of Georgia Guards Beating Prisoners With Hammer | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it

"At the beginning of this video, you hear a prison guard shouting, “”Get down! Just get down! Get down! Get down!” presumably to the other prisoners. That exclamation is followed by, “Oh (inaudible) guy over there with his hands hitting him … and a damn hammer!”


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Crackdown on crimes against people with learning difficulties

Crackdown on crimes against people with learning difficulties | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
'HATE AND MATE' crime is being fought by police across South Devon.It targets offenders who hit on vulnerable people with learning difficulties by pretending to befriend them, and then bullying and...

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Tess Giles Marshall's curator insight, March 15, 2013 5:03 AM

Big improvement that police are now able to accept third-party reports of offences against people with learning disabilities.

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Indian women dumped in field after sterilisations – The Express Tribune

Indian women dumped in field after sterilisations – The Express Tribune | Crimes Against Humanity | Scoop.it
The women had all underg­one surgic­al proced­ures at a hospit­al in the Malda distri­ct.

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