Angelina Jolie: Big Issue Seller

Angelina Jolie: Big Issue Seller

16.06.2014
Last week London hosted the End Sexual Violence in Conflict Global Summit. Amongst the representatives from more than 100 countries, many...
Angelina Jolie Becomes Honorary Dame

Angelina Jolie Becomes Honorary Dame

14.06.2014
Angelina Jolie has received an honorary damehood for her humanitarian work in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. The actress - who appears...
Hollywood Stars, Eurosceptics And A Long-Snubbed Scientist

Hollywood Stars, Eurosceptics And A Long-Snubbed Scientist

14.06.2014
An inspirational cancer sufferer, a controversial scientist, Winston Churchill's grandson and a clutch of Hollywood stars have been honoured...
Beyond the Front Pages

Beyond the Front Pages

14.06.2014
A summit took place in London this week tasked with ending sexual violence in conflict. Even if you weren't aware of this, you'd have been...
Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt ‘Star Struck' By William Hague And David Cameron

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt ‘Star Struck' By William Hague And David Cameron

Andrea Mann  13.06.2014
You might have expected them to have other things on their plate. But as shooting continues on a daily basis in Hollywood, Angelina Jolie...
Boko Haram 'Will Fail In Twisted Mission'

Boko Haram 'Will Fail In Twisted Mission'

13.06.2014
Foreign Secretary William Hague has said everything possible will be done to make sure Boko Haram, which kidnapped hundreds of school girls...

What the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict Means for Women's Rights Organisations

12.06.2014
It's been quite a week. Foreign Secretary William Hague has described the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict as an "important...

'Monster' Myth Hides Complexity of Sexual Violence in Conflict

12.06.2014
This week has seen a flurry of activity around an issue that for far too long has been forgotten, silenced or viewed as an inevitable consequence...
A World of Blood and Honey: How this Week's Global Summit Has Already Begun to Change Us All

A World of Blood and Honey: How this Week's Global Summit Has Already Begun to Change Us All

12.06.2014
"If I have a hope, it is that people will see this... and begin to understand what sexual violence means, what it does, and its true...

Admirable Aims, But Let's Deal With the Realities of Rape in War

12.06.2014
Collateral damage. Two words that change a woman who has been raped into a statistic. Two words that excuse sexual violence as an unfortunate...
The Rape Victims Who Still Wait for Justice

The Rape Victims Who Still Wait for Justice

12.06.2014
The truth is that sexual violence - in warfare and otherwise - is still a choice someone has made. And at the moment it is a choice that...

Please Don't Forget the Protections That Survivors Need

11.06.2014
On behalf of all survivors worldwide to you here today, experts, ministers, states offi-cials please, while you're trying hard to make...
'We Are Part Of The Problem'

'We Are Part Of The Problem'

Jessica Elgot  11.06.2014
If the message from London's Sexual Violence in Conflict global summit is that foreign women need protecting from rape, then we've got...
Mehdi's Morning Memo: British Values For British Kids

Mehdi's Morning Memo: British Values For British Kids

Mehdi Hasan  10.06.2014
Here are the five things you need to know on Tuesday 10 June 2014... 1) BRITISH VALUES FOR BRITISH KIDS Most of the papers lead with...