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Three women talking of their abortion

Posted by Marc van Gurp | 28-05-2014 10:00 | Stories | Category: Health, Women's Issues

As the world rolls back its laws on abortion rights, three women speak candidly about their termination in this short film.
From a lady with seven grandchildren to a young woman who’s unsure if she’ll ever have children, these women explain how their came to their decision to terminate and ponder what their lives would have been like if the choice had not been theirs.

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Powerful Film Asks Indian Women to Speak Out Against Sex Abuse

Posted by VITAMIN W | 26-01-2014 10:00 | Stories | Category: Abuse, Violence, Women's Issues

Pooja Batura Pathak wants more Indian women to break the silence and stop the cycle of sexual violence some are forced to endure.

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‘Likeness’ Shows Struggles of Eating Disorders (TRIGGER WARNING)

Posted by VITAMIN W | 25-12-2013 11:00 | Stories | Category: Health, Women's Issues

A new short film portraying the realities and horrors of eating disorders is a way for some to heal, at least it is for director Rodrigo Prieto and his family after what they went through with anorexia.

“Likeness,” starring Elle Fanning, was co-created with Prieto’s 19-year-old daughter, Ximena, who battled anorexia in her early teens.

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