TITLE

For These Women, 'Scourge of Rape, Rare Justice'

AUTHOR(S)
DE WIND, DORIAN
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;5/23/2012, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sexual violence experienced by Native American women in the villages in the U.S. It mentions the case of a 19-year-old woman who was raped by someone in her villages in Emmonak, Alaska. It states that the isolated villages in Alaska has the highest rate of sexual assault against women. It adds that there is a low prosecution rate of suspects for sexual assaults committed to Native Americans.
ACCESSION #
75509109

 

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