Holy Hormones Journal: Stand up and rise against acts of violence against women. We must stop this gendercide against women and children.
ONE IN THREE WOMEN ON THE PLANET WILL BE RAPED OR BEATEN IN HER LIFETIME.
THAT IS ONE BILLION WOMEN.
IN 2013, ONE BILLION WOMEN AND MEN SHOOK THE EARTH THROUGH DANCE TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS.
THIS YEAR, ON 14 FEBRUARY 2014 WE ARE CALLING ON WOMEN AND MEN EVERYWHERE TO HARNESS THEIR POWER AND IMAGINATION TO RISE FOR JUSTICE.
IMAGINE, ONE BILLION WOMEN RELEASING THEIR STORIES, DANCING AND SPEAKING OUT AT THE PLACES WHERE THEY NEED JUSTICE, WHERE THEY NEED AN END TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS.
RISE. RELEASE. DANCE!
Indian wife and her baby daughter burned to death by husband as the mother breastfed her little girl because he wanted a son
By Chris Pleasance
1 February 2014
- Annu Devi, 22, burned to death while breastfeeding her daughter
- Husband Gunjan Masat poured fuel over the pair before lighting it
- Masat then allegedly moved the still-living Devi close to a fire to make it look like she had accidentally set herself on fire
- Mother and baby were discovered the next morning with 90 per cent burns
- They were taken to hospital but were pronounced dead on arrival
- Devi’s father claims in-laws became angry when she gave birth to a girl