Category Archives: Myths & Misconceptions

Rape statistics on false claims about being sexually assaulted not useful!

Recently there has been a flurry of rape statistics that support the view that females make false claims of being sexually assaulted. Some relate to universities other are media opinions etc. Psychologists and activists from all sides of this debate go out of their way to find fault with any report based on statistics, that does…
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Why do 97 out of 100 Rapists facing court walk free?

No other crime has such a failure  rate when rapists are rarely punished. No other crime is handled so badly by the criminal justice system than rape and no other serious crime is more under-reported. No other crime has 98% of perpetrators being male and 94% of victims being women and children. No other crime ignites…
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Human Rights Day is everyday isn’t it?

HUMAN RIGHTS Day is celebrated on the 10th December every year.           "Upholding human-rights is in the interest of all. Respect for HR advances well-being for every individual, stability for every society, and harmony for our interconnected world" -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon      [caption id="attachment_3749" align="alignleft" width="125"] Portrait…
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