It has been 15 months since any legal action has taken place towards achieving justice for Nirbhaya. The case was stuck in the Supreme Court, meaning after one high court ruling and appeal, nothing further was happening. So we have been petitioning for “Fast-Track” court hearings for extremely heinous, violent
Through the help of social media we were able to get Nirbhaya’s parents their own laptop computer today!! What’s even better is that we were able to pick up at a recent trade show we did in Atlanta at the Americasmart.
We had posted on Facebook that our friends needed
Now that we have rested a few days after our first win of the passage of the Juvenile Justice Bill, we are now back together on the 29th (this is the day Jyoti Singh actually died from her injuries inflicted on the 16th of December) to remember Nirbhaya. We
Where to even begin sharing with all of you the events, experiences, emotions from December 16th through the 22nd…
December 16th was the 3rd anniversary of the Delhi Gang Rape.
And a bunch of famous people with big names and big agendas came out to show their
The Juvenile Law has been changed in India! Individuals CAN make a difference! We all actually changed a law to make India a safer place!
Thank you for every single word of support, each signature, each shared post and even each bag bought!!! We all actually changed a
Literally! We are full of steam and not stopping until something gets done!
So it’s the 21st. Parliament will go on winter break in a couple of days. We are motivated to get this law passed before then.
So what we want is the Juvenile Justice (Reform) Bill passed.
We met at Jantar Mantar again today. The media were all here waiting for us. The 6 of us wanted to regroup and plan the day but the media was all over us! We tried to go to our car to talk but the police blocked us and threatened
Dec 19. We just can’t sit still. This guy is supposed to get released tomorrow and everyone keeps saying there is nothing we can do. The current law in India states that offenders under the age of 18 can at a maximum, go to a juvenile reform center for
We held a very successful first Women’s Safety March at the end of the summer. It was held in New Delhi, the city were the infamous Nirbhaya rape and murder occurred almost 3 years ago. That horrendous crime galvanized not only India, but the whole world at that time.
On October 9th we had our 2nd Ninja Girl organized event! We gathered a group of students from Jawaharlal Nehru University for an open forum on Women’s safety concerns.
After the gang rape on Dec 16, 2012, fierce public protests took place in New Delhi against the government for failing to provide