Women Around the Globe: News Roundup

Three teens in Chicago not only raped a 12 year old girl, but posted a video of it to Facebook. See Salon.

A new Human Rights Watch report shows that women’s arrests for “moral crimes” in Afghanistan have increased by 50% in the last 18 months. See Feminist Daily News.

Forbes has released its list of the world’s most powerful women. Topping the list is Germany’s Angela Merkel.

France has legalized gay marriage! See Ms. blog.

A woman in El Salvador is begging her country to obtain a life-saving abortion. See Women’s eNews.

 

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