Targeted interventions can help reduce levels of violence against women. Andres Martinez Casares/Reuters Doris Campbell, University of the Virgin Islands; Hossein Yarandi, Wayne State University, and Jacquelyn Campbell, Johns Hopkins University Haiti is still reeling from the damage wrought by Hurricane Matthew. Show More Summary
This post has been updated with more of Brady’s comments from the WEEI interview. When it comes to speaking out against (...)
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady goes to great lengths to say nothing. And even in as safe a space as being against domestic violence, Brady isn’t going to allow himself to be dragged into revealing any opinions he may or may not have. During his weekly appearance on WEEI, Brady expressed the requisite anger with Giants…
With community events around the country happening from last week through the first week of November; a vibrant radio show on the theme hosted by PWN-USA Colorado member Pozitively Dee on Saturday; a Twitter chat scheduled for 2 PM ET...Show More Summary
I was thinking the same thing when I read about a Day of Action to End Violence Against Women. I was thinking: where is the solution? Being a woman who has experienced so much violence, you describe it beautifully well; however sad... Show More Summary
French police launch huge operation to shut down Calais migrants' camp known as the 'Jungle' despite anger against the government and the judiciary about rising anti-police violence and working conditions.
Annie Apple, the mother of Giants rookie Eli Apple and a domestic violence survivor, shared the harrowing details of her history.
The National Football League on Friday defended its handling of a domestic violence case against Josh Brown, but temporarily barred the New York Giants kicker from games and practices after newly released documents showed his then-wife accused him of a years-long pattern of physical and emotional abuse. Show More Summary
Just Joe “Get A Shotgun” Biden being Biden(?) (Fox News) Vice President Joe Biden said Friday that he wished he could physically confront Republican nominee Donald Trump over lewd comments
Fraternities and sororities at UC Berkeley have taken a bold stance against sexual violence, voluntarily banning all parties following reports of two sexual assaults last week at off-campus frat functions. Interfraternity Council President Daniel Saedi called it “relatively unprecedented” for the...
Women in Argentina are the latest in a global trend of organized protest against femicide and sexual violence against women.
This is a historic moment at the intersection of sports and politics. While the anthem protests of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick against police violence are the most visible manifestation of this, we are witnessing...Show More Summary
Kandi Mossett, an activist who grew up on a reservation in North Dakota and has been fighting the Dakota Access pipeline there, told Rewire, “We don’t need a report to tell us what we have known for decades. We’ve been talking about it long before these reports. Show More Summary
New York Giants' Josh Brown wrote graphic, disturbing passages in journals
Four women who changed the course of history by testifying in a case that resulted in the first-ever conviction for genocide are urging the United Nations to take action against sexual violence across the world. Godeliève Mukasarasi,...Show More Summary
The NFL, which suspended New York Giants kicker Josh Brown, has some explaining to do. Brown admitted to domestic violence against his wife in police documents that were released on Wednesday. The NFL suspended Brown for a mere one game...Show More Summary
Please note that this article contains graphic depictions of violence against a young woman. On October 8, 16-year-old Argentinian school girl Lucia Perez was violently raped and murdered in the coastal town of Mar del Plata. Perez was abducted outside of her school, drugged, raped, tortured and impaled. Show More Summary
Following the rape and murder of 16-year-old Lucia Perez in Mar del Plata, a coastal town in Argentina, earlier this month, tens of thousands of women protested gender-based violence across the country on Wednesday. They marched toward...Show More Summary
Activists at Europe's biggest annual gay rights conference warned Friday that populist political movements across the continent are stoking violence against minorities. ILGA-Europe, an umbrella group for LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and intersex) rights campaigners, said hate speech is fuelling discrimination and physical attacks. Show More Summary
Despite all of the new information that's come to light, prosecutors in King County, Washington have officially decided to NOT move forward with charges against NY Giants kicker Josh Brown. TMZ Sports obtained official documents in which…