16 Jun, 2024
3 mins read

Franca Viola: Her Courageous to Changed Italy’s Rape Laws

Before we begin: The strength and tenacity of women fighting discriminatory rape laws in patriarchal cultures is frequently hidden by tyranny and concealment. Zafran Bibi’s suffering isn’t unusual, but it reminds us that rape is frequently driven by power and possession rather than desire. In 1965, Sicilian teenager Franca Viola became a symbol of rebellion […]