Lauren Wolfe is an award-winning journalist who writes for Foreign Policy, The Atlantic, The Guardian, and elsewhere. She is on Twitter at @Wolfe321.
We don’t know where sexualized violence falls in the terrible hierarchy of damage from this conflict, but we know it’s happening—and it’s important to gather evidence now.
Her kidnapping by Somali extremists was a nightmare. But the misogynistic punishment continues after her release.
Early marriage and domestic violence in the camps are a fact of life for girls fleeing the civil war.