Awareness | Posted by Julie Z on 06/1/2013

Saturday Vids: Victims of Acid Attacks

[TRIGGER WARNING: VIOLENT IMAGES]

According to Stop Acid Attacks, acid attacks are “a prevalent way for a man to inflict revenge on a woman, who has either turned down his interest or insulted him some way.” Women are attacked with sulfuric acid by men, often in public, and men are rarely charged. To learn more about this violent act of misogyny, check out this video recently posted. To learn more about what you can do, check out Stop Acid Attacks’ website (linked to above) and Facebook page. To learn more, check out Huffington Post’s coverage of this growing phenomenon.

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  • Dara @ at 12:25 am, June 15th, 2013

    I am amazed that I never knew about this. Why isn’t this on the news? Why doesn’t everyone know about this? Something has to be done about this.

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