Tag: rape

Violence against women in Bolivia
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Violence against women in Bolivia

In recent years there have been 442,056 complaints of violence against women registered in this country and less than 20% of these cases go to court.     Francisco Castanon   “I have loved you all my life”. These were the words of a lover standing at the grave of […]

Young girls forced to marry
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Young girls forced to marry

Throughout the world, but mainly in African, Middle Eastern and Asian countries, 10 million girls per year are forced into marriage. Many of these girls are not yet eight-years-old. The consequences include poor levels of education, poverty, health risks and sexual abuse.   Benjamin Serra   Fariba was only eight-years-old […]

A killer’s attraction
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A killer’s attraction

In the UK, up to one hundred women are emotionally involved with convicted killers in prison.  There are numerous stories of love separated by prison walls.   . Ramón Alabau . Nobody suspected that behind Josef Fritzl’s innocent and passive glare lurked a history of violence and kidnapping.  The Austrian held […]