Gloria Steinem is on Fresh Air discussing issues of women’s rights. According to Steinem, one of the most important issues for women today is violence against women worldwide–domestic violence, female genital mutilation (FGM), honor killings, and child marriage among others. Steinem also says that that violence against women has reached an emergency level.
Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000
Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening
Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense