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Sexual Assault: Where Do We Go From Here?  by Janet Nicol
Sexual Assault: Where Do We Go From Here?

Sexual Assault: Where Do We Go From Here?

The Jian Ghomeshi trial last year touched off a national debate about the legal rights of women who have experienced sexual violence.  As a result, legal experts and activists are now calling for a host of legal reforms, changes to justice protocols and greater support for women’s crisis centres.

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Saving Russia's Only Rape Crisis Centre  by Emma Carter
Saving Russia's Only Rape Crisis Centre

Saving Russia's Only Rape Crisis Centre

“Syostry” means sisters in Russian. It is also the name of the country’s only rape crisis centre, located in the capital, Moscow. Known commonly by its English name, Sisters has been on the brink of closure since last year.

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