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Being born a girl means clearing a lot of hurdles


One day out of 365. One day in a world wherein from the time they are born until they die, women experience discrimination and violence at every stage of their life

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Yazidi teenager escaped Islamic State, appeals for help for sex slaves

Magdalena Mis

The United Nations says Islamic State still holds an estimated 3,500 people captive in Iraq, the majority of them women and girls from the Yazidi community

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U.N. launches initiative to end child marriage for millions of girls


To mark International Women’s Day, the two U.N. agencies announced they are launching a multi-country initiative designed to protect millions of vulnerable girls from child marriage

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Turkish police fire rubber bullets to break up Women's Day rally


Turkish police on Sunday briefly detained at least one woman and fired rubber bullets to disperse a crowd of hundreds of people trying to mark International Women's Day in central Istanbul

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UN registered 99 sex crime allegations against its staff in 2015


There were 99 new allegations of sexual exploitation or sexual abuse against United Nations staff members across the U.N. system last year

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Afghan women, girls face invasive virginity tests, says rights report


In a conservative culture where great value is attached to a woman's virginity, the "aggressive" exams can damage a woman's personal dignity, emotional health, and social status

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Taking a stand against sexual violence with Lady Gaga on the 2016 Oscar stage


Joined by survivors and advocates, Gaga belted out “Til It Happens To You” at the 88th annual Academy Awards

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This Old Man Is Marrying A 12 Year-Old Girl. How The People Of New York React?


New Yorker's didn't stand for a child getting married to an older man, and neither should anywhere else in the world be ok with it!

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Watch Hozier's Haunting New Music Video About Domestic Abuse


Hozier's new music video for the song "Cherry Wine" depicts the cycle of domestic abuse that far too many women experience around the world

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