2020/04/01 | Syrena Lin

The Conflicting Values of Taiwan’s Comedy and Gender Discussions

Taiwanese comedian Brian Tseng has recently stirred yet another controversy with his unfiltered comedy.

2019/01/01 | TIME

Philippines President Duterte Admits to Sexually Assaulting Maid as Teenager

Rodrigo Duterte, known for making statements that demean women, has now admitted to sexually assaulting a woman himself.

2018/10/11 | Sandee Woodside

Shame, Pleasure and Affirmative Consent

From Washington to Taipei, allegations of rape are kick-starting conversations about consent and feminine sexual pleasure.

2017/10/03 | Fan Liya

Sugar, Spice, Flowerlike: Shanghai Girls Get Schooled in Gender

Girls’ textbooks raise questions about gender roles in contemporary China.

2017/01/09 | Devanik Saha

Only 1 in 100 Sexual Assaults in Karnataka Ends in Conviction

Nationwide, one in 10 such cases ended in conviction, 10 times better than Karnataka’s record.

2016/09/22 | Olivia Yang and Mo Tz-pin

Taiwanese Rape Victim Apologizes over Cover-Up Allegations

Wu Pei-yu was allegedly raped by a fellow student at Fu Jen Catholic University last year. Yesterday she issued an apology to a school dean who has been criticized for reportedly trying to cover up the case.

2016/09/10 | ZiQing Low

Indonesian Worker Attempts Suicide After Taiwanese Agency Ignores Sexual Assault Complaint

A female Indonesian worker recorded video of herself being sexually assaulted by her Taiwanese employer and turned to Indonesian media for help after her employment agency in Taiwan ignored her case.