Death of 23 yr old student in India as result of gang rape, results in World-wide petition

Petition by Namita Bhandare New Delhi, India To: Pranab Mukherjee, President of India Chief Justice of India, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India The gang-rape of a 23-year-old student in a moving bus on the night of December 16 in the capital city of Delhi has triggered anger, outrage and shock amongst every citizen this country.The National Crime …

NZ faith communities release statement on family violence

More than 40 leaders from New Zealand faith communities have released a joint statement on family violence. It includes that the faith leaders commit their communities to: Accept our responsibility to stand up for our children, women and families. Refuse to tolerate violence within our families or communities or turn a blind eye to it. Strive to provide places of …