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Stop Abuse Campaign
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Rape insurance? When will they stop the war on women? #stopabuse

'Rape insurance,' a new front in the GOP's clueless 'war on women'

latimes.com
Is that really a thing? Well, yes, though the anti-abortion legislators in Michigan who passed a law Wednesday making it necessary don’t really call it that. They call it the “Abortion Insurance Opt-Out Act.” From now on in Michigan, all public health insurance plans and most private ones will not be able to automatically include coverage for…Read More
Stop Abuse Campaign
Stop Abuse Campaign Campaign leader

It's time to redefine rape and #stopabuse

6 Ridiculous, Bizarre & Unfair Rape Laws That Will Blow Your Mind (LIST)

Global Grind
Welcome to 2013, where rape is acceptable and women have nearly zero reproductive rights. OK, that may not be entirely true, but in a society where women are told that being sexually assaulted is their fault and are denied the choice of terminating a pregnancy if a rape results in that, something is clearly wrong. But the shocking truth is…Read More
Stop Abuse Campaign
Stop Abuse Campaign Campaign leader

More men are raped in the US than women but our laws don't call it rape!

More men are raped in the US than women

Mail Online
More men are raped in the US than women, figures on prison assaults reveal In 2008 it was estimated 216,000 inmates assaulted in detention Four per cent of prisoners said they had been sexually abused in 2011 Department of Justice introducing regulations to tackle high rates of abuse By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 05:25 EST, 8 October…Read More
Stop Abuse Campaign
Stop Abuse Campaign Campaign leader

Today's rape laws need to be changed to call a rape a rape.

Rape Laws Offer Little Protection

Rape Laws Offer Little ProtectionPublished: Nov 8, 2013By Rita Buckley , Contributing Writer, MedPage Today BOSTON -- The world over, laws to protect rape victims are paper tigers, often enacted but rarely enforced, a researcher said here. A bevy of international laws prohibit rape, and governments have been mandated under these laws to enact,…Read More

Censored for making a statement about rape #stopabuse

A Teenager's Painting Was Censored Simply for Making a Powerful Statement About Rape

PolicyMic
A Teenager's Painting Was Censored Simply for Making a Powerful Statement About Rape Image Credit: WYFF4 Gracie Holtzclaw, a senior at a South Carolina high school, was excited to learn that her artwork would be included in a county-wide exhibition. That feeling would be short-lived,…Read More
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