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  • ... during the trial, each with similar stories of rape, sexual assault, and threats if they did not comply with Holtzclaw’s ... during traffic stops and interrogations, forcing them into sexual acts in his police car or in their homes. Prosecutors say he ...
  • Aggregating content from varied perspectives and powerful personalities, this Global Perspectives series explores LGBTQIA experiences through short documentaries, interviews and short films that show an unflinching and intriguing look at the spectrum of gender and sexuality.

  • Set in the small village of Svay Pak, Cambodia (arguably the worst place in the world for child sex trafficking), "The Pink Room" is a heartbreaking film about the journey of Mien and other young Cambodian girls who have become victims of sex slavery. At a young age, Mien enters life in a brothel, and her virginity is sold at a high price. Even when help is within reach, obstacles that appear...

  • Women on the Frontline is a brutally honest account of the silent war being waged against women across the world. As of January 2008, 185 countries were party to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. Yet UN estimates show that violent abuses not only persist, but are on the rise. Introduced by Annie Lennox and shot by all-women crews in countries such as...
  • ... as transcripts from NHK Japan reports. For more LinkAsia blogs and articles, please visit the  LinkAsia Storify page . ...
  • ... to the trends and conversations rising through Asia's blogs and social media. LinkAsia's host, award-winning journalist Thuy ...
  • ... She's too busy with work, studies and the kids and has no sexual desire or strength for Amjad at night ...
  • Catalina Escobar has created a safe haven for teenage mothers in Cartagena's most impoverished slums.

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