Tag Archives: Crimes against women

13Jan/16

Brooklyn gang rape suspects claim victim was having sex with her father before the assault

The disturbing, but initially straightforward narrative about a teenage girl’s gang rape in a playground in Brownsville, Brooklyn last week while she was with her until-recently estranged father has become complicated by the role of her father during the incident.
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06Apr/15

Rolling Stone retracts University of Virginia rape story deemed a ‘journalistic failure’

Rolling Stone retracted an explosive article Sunday (April 05) detailing an alleged gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity after an outside review concluded that the story failed to follow journalistic standards.

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14Mar/15

Officials condemn gang rape of elderly nun in India

Officials give their reaction to the gang rape of a 72-year-old nun in the Nadia district of West Bengal.

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21Feb/15

Turkish men don miniskirts to protest killing of woman who fought off rape attack

Stung by the reported killing of a woman as she tried to fight off a rape attack, Turkish men are mounting miniskirt protests at violence against women.

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