Jean Vanier (centre) in 2015. Credit: Catholic Church England and Wales / Flickr

Content warning: sexual harassment and violence

It’s a very poignant irony that in the week following International Women’s Day, two news stories should come out highlighting the continued struggle for women to live in peace. The first was the results of a study showing that 97% of women aged 18–24 in the UK had, at some point in their lives, been sexually harassed. The second was the disappearance and death of 33-year-old Sarah Everard, believed to have been kidnapped and murdered by a male member of the London Metropolitan Police while walking home from a friend’s house.

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Nat Schaefer

Aspiring journalist from Bristol, UK

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