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Philippine Feminist Decries Decision on Convicted U.S. Soldier

December 6, 2006

The Virtual Charms of New Media

December 4, 2006

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Mystelle Brabbée on India’s Modern Day Courtesans

December 1, 2006

Playing Politics with Women’s Lives in Nicaragua

November 29, 2006

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Objectivity in Journalism

November 27, 2006

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Girls Interrupted

November 27, 2006

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Women’s Groups, Hill Leaders Take On Bush Choice for Family Planning Post

November 22, 2006

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Nsombi’s Story

November 17, 2006

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Soldier Sentenced to Life in Rape-Murder Case

| November 17, 2006

A military judge in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, yesterday sentenced U.S. Army Spec. James P. Barker to life in prison with the possibility of parole. Barker had pled guilty to 16 crimes related to the gang rape and premeditated murder of 14-year-old Abeer Al-Janabi and her family in Mahmoudiya, Iraq, earlier this year. More »

Soldier Pleads Guilty—First Sentencing Expected Today

| November 16, 2006

U.S. Army Spec. James P. Barker on Wednesday pleaded guilty to 16 crimes related to the gang rape and premeditated murder of 14-year-old Abeer Al-Janabi and her family in Mahmoudiya, Iraq, earlier this year. He is to be sentenced today, Army officials and his civilian defense attorney said. More »