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In the United States, some 1,300 people die each year as a result of domestic violence. Every week, nine women lose their lives to someone who is...

PLANTATION, Fla. — Years after Somy Ali left her glamorous life as a Bollywood actress, she heard a knock on her door from a Bangladeshi neighbor...

Has the use of rape to silence women become pervasive in our culture? Because of the horrible shame and risk of being killed by one’s own family...

On Saturday, September 17, 2005,  the Asian-American Network against Abuse of Women (AANA)  together with over 300 of its friends and supporters...

In the last few days, I’ve learnt that life is about making choices. Recently, there have been a number of news stories displaying footage of me...

It’s a story that shocked sensibilities throughout the globe when it first made headlines. Sadly, once the brouhaha settled down, so did the...

The hurt, the anger, the wounded sense of helpless outrage, the psycho-physical scars, a victim of rape has to live forever with couldn’t have...

Although the treatment of college students who are gay, lesbian and bisexual has improved here in South Florida, there is still intolerance and...