Posts tagged "genocide"

Angelina Jolie Helps Shed Light On Sexual Violence In Conflict Zones

Rape and sexual violence have long been used as a weapon in conflict -- a way to enact brutal violence on women and children who are by and large bystanders. There are myriad examples: The Rwandan genocide, the violence in Sierra Leone and the conflict in Bosnia, to name a few. But despite the hundred…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 26, 2013