15 South Korean Military Officials Charged for the Death of Sexual Abuse Victim

South Korean military prosecutors have charged 15 Air Force officials over the death of an officer who took her life after alleging sexual abuse by a colleague. Those charge include colonels accused of failing to properly report the death of …

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Singer Gloria Estefan Reveals She was Sexually Abused at Age Nine

Cuban-American singer Gloria Estefan has revealed on Sept. 30 that someone her family trusted sexually abused her at the age of nine. Estefan spoke publicly about the abuse for the first time during an episode of the Facebook Watch show, …

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U.S. Elite Gymnasts to Testify Before Senate on FBI’s Investigation into Larry Nassar Sexual Abuse Scandal

Elite United States gymnasts will testify before the Senate at a hearing on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case. Gymnasts Simone Biles, McKayla Maroney, Maggie Nichols, and Aly Raisman — who are …

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UN, Activists Condemn Child Marriage in Zimbabwe After 14-Year-Old Girl Dies During Childbirth

The United Nations (UN), as well as women’s rights activists, has condemned the practice of child marriage in Zimbabwe after a 14-year-old girl died during childbirth at a church shrine. The UN in Zimbabwe said in a statement on Aug. …

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Russian Gay Family in Controversial Ad Flees to Spain After Death Threats

A Russian lesbian family, who appeared in a controversial health food ad for a grocery chain, said that they have fled to Spain after facing online abuse and death threats. The family consisting of mother Yuna, her daughters Mila and …

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Tokyo Olympics Composer Resigns Over Past Bullying of Disabled Classmates

Japanese composer Keigo Oyamada has resigned on Monday as a composer for the opening ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after admitting to bullying children with disabilities during his childhood. “I sincerely accept the opinions and advice I have received, …

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Ireland’s Top Medical Officers Targeted by ‘Sickening’ Phone Calls

Government ministers have condemned the abusive phone calls that targeted two of Ireland’s most senior public health officials, which they described as “appalling” and sickening. Ministers Stephen Donnelly and Simon Harris have condemned the abusive phone calls from an unknown …

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