How Ukrainian Women Will Suffer by Julie Bindel
It’s not just Russian men waiting to exploit them
by Julie Bindel
March 8, 2022
Suddenly, images of Ukrainian women are all over the internet. Most of them are mothers, fleeing Russian convoys, carrying their children across borders.
Many of them are leaving husbands and brothers behind to fight.
But these heart-wrenching photographs, published by the mainstream media, are only part of the story. Ukrainian women will suffer in myriad ways before this war is over.
Pornhub has a new category: “Ukrainian girls and war rape videos”; it is dominated by Russian soldiers documenting disgustingly brutal crimes.
Domestic violence and street harassment have already spiked.
Female refugees are falling victim to pimps and traffickers; official channels — the police, hospitals, legal systems — won’t help them.