I got permission to go back home, but not with the baby. China is grappling with a severe gender imbalance; the percentage of the population who are women has fallen every year since That means millions of men are now unable to find a wife, and there has been a rise in trafficking across the borders of neighbouring, poorer nations. Many of the Kachin women are trafficked out of Myanmar by their relatives, friends or people they trust; in one case a woman was betrayed by someone from her bible study class.
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Rape culture is entrenched in society at ideological, institutional, and individual levels. For Asian women, experiences of racism and sexism intersect with rape culture. And they might even be something that you dismiss as harmless — or even as compliments.
Any rapist would be able to tell you that. If only they came forward more often—the rapists, of course. Now more than ever, there is precedence set for women rising to claim their bodies back. Just last week, she came forth to denounce years of sexual abuse and violence inflicted on her by her coach. By forfeiting her rights to anonymity, the Korean tennis player is shaking the tree hard enough to send a wave of tumult into the country.