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Holly Kearl

Holly Kearl

Holly Kearl is an activist, writer, and nonprofit professional based in the Washington, D.C.-area. Her work focuses on gender-based violence and gender equality.

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Verdict Is In on Sexual Assault in the Military

Verdict Is In on Sexual Assault in the Military

March 26, 2013

Survivors and advocates insist on the need for a system of reporting and trying sexual assault cases independent of the chain of command, writes the author, an expert on gender-based violence. More »

India Tragedy Seen as Transitional Moment

India Tragedy Seen as Transitional Moment

January 10, 2013

Activists in India look to the unabated anger at the death of a young woman as a turning point in their struggle to combat violence against women. More »

Native Americans Speak Out About Street Harassment

Native Americans Speak Out About Street Harassment

September 9, 2012

The author, founder of the website Stop Street Harassment, collected stories in focus groups to augment a forthcoming, first of its kind national report on street harassment. More »

Egyptians Mobilize Against Sexual Harassment

Egyptians Mobilize Against Sexual Harassment

July 27, 2012

In Cairo, performers and artists take to the streets to make them safe for women. More »