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

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...

Can This Week's London Conference Truly Help the Victims of Sexual Violence?

9.06.2014
"We are trying to do something that has never been done before -- to change the entire global attitude towards sexual violence in conflict,"...
Angelina Confirms Cleopatra Movie

Angelina Confirms Cleopatra Movie

Caroline Frost  30.05.2014
Angelina Jolie has confirmed that she is in talks to play the lead role in a new big screen version of 'Cleopatra. The star of this week's...
Angelina: 'I Learned More About Myself As A Woman'

Angelina: 'I Learned More About Myself As A Woman'

Caroline Frost  29.05.2014
Angelina Jolie is looking intense and thinking hard. Having read of the huge commitment she put into the role of Maleficent - the horns...
'We Want Our Kids To Focus On Other Things'

'We Want Our Kids To Focus On Other Things'

21.05.2014
Angelina Jolie might have spent all her life around films and Hollywood but the actress has revealed that's the last thing she wants for...
Blake Lively Leg Bombs At Cannes

Blake Lively Leg Bombs At Cannes

Daniel Welsh  15.05.2014
Blake Lively turned heads at Cannes Film Festival, as she became the latest star to bring back the Angelina Jolie leg bomb. Blake was...