A psychiatrist told the court that Muhammad Ashahann Hairudin had displayed deviant sexual behaviour in picking young adolescent females. The court heard that Ashahann had previously been sentenced to two years' probation in February for two counts of molesting a year-old girl and two counts of sexual penetration of a year-old girl. Just a week after being given probation in February , Ashahann, who was 17 at the time, came across a year-old girl's profile on Instagram and contacted her. He met up with her in early March , and later that month, suggested that they head to his house.
Silenced by the 'model minority myth'
Decades after Rowena Chiu alleges she was sexually assaulted by Harvey Weinstein , she wrote an op-ed article for The New York Times , opening with words that may have felt pointed or shocking to some, but gut-wrenching and all too familiar to many Asian women. Hours later, he attempted to rape me. Race also comes into play through specific Chinese cultural values and taboos that made it notably difficult for Chiu, a former Miramax employee, to process and eventually speak out about what had happened to her, she told NBC News.
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Tweet Email. South Asian survivor of incestuous sexual abuse. In private and public spheres, sexual violence is carried out with impunity, with appallingly low conviction rates for rapists. Women and girls are overwhelmingly targeted for sexual violence; but boys, men, and LGBTQ individuals are also victimized.
Wearing a sleeveless black dress and with her brown hair gracefully swept into a chignon, Solongo sipped some tea in an office in downtown Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, and slowly spoke about what happened when she was While walking home from church next to the hodgepodge of homes and yurts crammed into the hilly areas north of the city, a man grabbed her, threatened to kill her, and then raped her. Solongo berated herself for walking through a dangerous area instead of taking a bus—such self-blame is not uncommon among Mongolian women. The two separated after he had an affair. She has no job; her sons are 8 and 11, and they are acting out. Her counselor, Yanjmaa Jutmaan, 41, listened intently as Solongo described her problems. We are a closed, introverted people. Suicide and sex abuse rates are high.