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New research paints poignant picture of intimate partner violence in Zimbabwe

TweetAccording to the country’s first comprehensive baseline study, two in three women suffer gender violence and justice remains elusive. Cross-posted from Women When Kim*’s husband was diagnosed with HIV, he began to subject his wife to unrelenting emotional and physical abuse. “When he tested positive, life became more difficult; he did not want me to [...]
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Tired of Street Harassment? Here’s Something You Can Do

TweetOne sunny, spring afternoon, I ran through a neighborhood near my college. Lost in my thoughts, I was startled to hear, “I like how your tits bounce when you run,” from a white guy in his 20s who was standing on a driveway with his friends. My initial shock at hearing such vulgar language was [...]
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