With civilian rape on the rise, the war on Congo's women comes painfully, pervasively home.
Kristin Lord, Suzanne Nossel, Whitney Kassel, and Ari Ratner weigh in on Rosa Brooks's recent columns and a woman's right to recline.
Anne-Marie Slaughter, Julianne Smith, and Mieke Eoyang take on Rosa Brooks' Manifesto for the new working woman.
The kingdom is using an army of flacks to keep the illusion of peace and stability.
Fleshy oysters and severed phalluses: The best sexual stimulants from around the world.
Why zero tolerance makes for bad policy on world's oldest profession.
How Germany’s progressive prostitution law backfired and turned it into the bordello of Europe.
In China, some lawyers and police still think drunkenness -- even condom-wearing -- excuses rape.
Why isn't anyone focusing on the domestic help in the Indian diplomatic scandal?
Why Egypt's next constitution won't fulfill the democratic dreams of the revolution.
Middle Eastern dictators love to use their "enlightened" treatment of women to justify their rule. They shouldn't get away with it.
The United Nations wants us to make life better for girls. It's a worthy aim. But what does that mean in practice?
Why four hangings won't change India's horrific culture of rape and torture.
Civil society groups face an uphill battle in a society dominated by militias.
Female soccer players are rewriting the rules for women's sports in the Middle East.
Girls as young as 5 are still being sold into marriage in Pakistan. And no one will stop it.
It's high time to end the daily injustices committed against the world's 115 million widows living in poverty.
Explaining the persistence of violence, sectarianism, and incompetence.
Why American women are better off than the lean-inners and have-it-allers realize.
In a country where rape has been used as a weapon of war, reformers are making special efforts to turn women into cops.
It's time to stop pretending that America's in Afghanistan to help women.
Iran is in the throes of an unprecedented sexual revolution. Could it eventually shake the regime?