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Female Victims and Offenders Are Increasing

Subtitles Women, homicides and violent crime. With violence against women increasing, and with more female offenders, are women an endangered species? Author Leonard Adam Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of speaking for national and state criminal justice agencies. Show More Summary

Trump Only Cares About Violence Against Women When It Helps Him Demonize Immigrants

yesterdayNews : Mediaite

At a rally in Youngstown, Ohio on Tuesday night, President Trump revisited his 2015 presidential campaign announcement speech with dehumanizing rhetoric about undocumented immigrants. In Trump’s speech, the president boasted about how ICE...Show More Summary

Associated Press: "Black Women Are Purchasing Firearms From Self Defense From Police Violence" (SIKE)


A Woman’s Greatest Fear—Violence, Forced Submission, or Being Ignored?

There are a number of things I think about when we discuss sexism against women and men.“Equal is equal” is one of them—the notion that all humans should be treated equally regardless of anything.And how difficult it is for men and women...Show More Summary

Twin Peaks’ Amy Shiels on Her Tragic Backstory for Candie and Why She’s Like a ‘Little Dog’

Despite episode ten of Twin Peaks: The Return giving ample screen time to the seemingly never-ending instances of violence against women in the Lynchian canon, brief moments of levity still managed to shine through — as evidenced by the reintroduction of the pink-clad Candie in Las Vegas. When we lay ... More »

This Week on ‘Twin Peaks’, Violence Against Women Comes to the Forefront

last weekFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Violence against women has always been at the heart of Twin Peaks. This is a show singularly defined by its portrayal of the ways in which men, driven by fear and anger, try to justify the pain they inflict on...

Privilege + ignorance = violence

Frederick Sorrell – who unsurprisingly also has a history of violence against women – unintentionally demonstrates the development of supremacists who can’t keep their ugly little fantasies to themselves: Step 1. Soak vicious little brain in lies that portray marginalized groups as flawed/dangerous. Step 2. Ignore and avoid facts about marginalized groups. Step 3. Attack […]

Tackling violence against women in South Africa

In a small town in South Africa outside Johannesburg, it's estimated that violence against women is twice as bad as in the rest of the country. And that's where a group of lawyers decided to go and work to try to do something about the situation. RFI's Laura Angela Bagnetto has more.

Activists Respond To Violence Against D.C. Trans Women With March Tonight

There have been at least two violent attacks against trans women in D.C. in the past few weeks. [ more › ]

The Church of England Moves to Include Transgender People

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

While the United States has consistently been boasting record high violence and homicide rates against transgender women and boasts a vice president who doesn’t think trans people have the right to use public restrooms, across the pond, the Anglican Church is officially moving towards including transgender people. The Guardian reports that the “General Synod [the Church’s […]

Merkel Migrant Blowback Begins: "Chechen Sharia Police Terrorize Berlin"

Authored by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, Threats of violence against "errant" women are viewed as "acts of patriotism." "They have come to Germany because they wanted to live in Germany, but they keep trying to turn it into...Show More Summary

#NARRATIVEFAIL: Google Researcher: Porn Featuring Violence Against Women Is More Popular Among Wome…

#NARRATIVEFAIL: Google Researcher: Porn Featuring Violence Against Women Is More Popular Among Women Than Men.

Blac Chyna Reportedly Accuses Rob Kardashian of Domestic Violence in New Legal Documents

Earlier on Friday, Blac Chyna’s new attorney Lisa Bloom — who represented three of the women who accused Bill O’Reilly of sexual harassment — revealed that Chyna was seeking a restraining order against Rob Kardashian after he posted naked pictures without her consent. Now, TMZ has obtained legal documents in ... More »

Women’s March Leader, Linda Sarsour Calls On ‘Jihad’ Against Trump Administration [VIDEO]

Linda Sarsour is a Palestinian-American, anti-Israel activist who recently spoke encouraging enough violence to even panic the left. Her speech in Chicago to the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA)

INCITEMENT TO VIOLENCE: Hamas-Linked Women’s March Organizer Calls for ‘Jihad’ Against Trump….

INCITEMENT TO VIOLENCE: Hamas-Linked Women’s March Organizer Calls for ‘Jihad’ Against Trump.

U.S. Won’t Back U.N.’s Violence-Against-Women Resolution Due to Single Sentence About Abortion

last monthLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

A U.S. representative said he couldn’t back the resolution — which condemned violence against women — because it supported safe abortion.

Trump Rejects U.N. Violence Against Women Resolution: ‘We Don’t Recognize Abortion as Family Planning’

last monthNews : Mediaite

Another day, another “pro-life” hypocrisy. On Thursday, the Trump administration announced it would reject a United Nations resolution to combat violence against women, solely because the resolution included language on access to safe abortions. Every year, according to the United Nations, some 50,000 women die from unsafe abortions, and that’s 50,000 lives that could be […]

Women And Children Are Target Practice”: The Link Between Domestic Violence And Mass Shootings

last monthNews / Crime : Crime Feed

Experts have long claimed that violence against women is the best predictor of future mass acts of violence. The post “Women And Children Are Target Practice”: The Link Between Domestic Violence And Mass Shootings appeared first on CrimeFeed.

Dear Image Comics: Depicting Violence Against Trans People Isn’t “Edgy,” It’s Exactly the “Divisiveness” You’re Worried About

last monthHumor / odd : Geekosystem

So, it's Pride Month. You know, the month in which the LGBTQIA community celebrates not only pride, but survival as we commemorate the Stonewall riots of June 1969? The riots that were started, in part, by trans women of color? Yeah, those. Show More Summary

One More (Feminist) Wonder About 'Wonder Woman': It Passes The Abuse Litmus Test

We live in an era marked by popular films that normalize violence against women, such as “Fifty Shades of Grey” and “Twilight.” In these films, men use sexual coercion and other abuse strategies (e.g., name-calling, humiliation, andShow More Summary

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