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Domestic Violence

Indiana University Is No Longer Admitting Incoming Athletes With Histories of Sexual or Domestic Violence

Indiana University Is No Longer Admitting Incoming Athletes With Histories of Sexual or Domestic Violence

Indiana University Bloomington just adopted a new policy that is banning incoming student athletes with histories of sexual or domestic violence into... Read More »

Jewelry Brand Releases Controversial Ad Saying "It's Ok to Throw Rocks at Girls"

Jewelry Brand Releases Controversial Ad Saying

With spring upon us, consumers can expect brand-new fashion ads just about everywhere. However, there's one jewelry ad in Asheville, North Carolina, t... Read More »

Women Aren't Reporting Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Out of Fear of Deportation

Women Aren't Reporting Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Out of Fear of Deportation

President Donald Trump has wasted no time following through on his campaign promises to tighten immigration and border security. But hiring thousands... Read More »

Here's How These Australian Tradeswomen Are Helping Domestic Violence Victims

Here's How These Australian Tradeswomen Are Helping Domestic Violence Victims

As is the case in many fields, including STEM, women are severely underrepresented in the trades industry. Jobs in this industry include, but are not... Read More »

Brazil-Based Program Helps Fathers to Reduce Cases of Domestic Violence

Brazil-Based Program Helps Fathers to Reduce Cases of Domestic Violence

According to The Guardian, a father's involvement in childcare might help reduce cases of gender-based violence. That theory is why people like Gary... Read More »

Amber Heard Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse in a Powerful New PSA

Amber Heard Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse in a Powerful New PSA

Amber Heard spoke out about her experiences with domestic abuse in a powerful new PSA in partnership with the #GirlGaze Project, which supports women... Read More »

Alesha Dixon Designs for Good

Alesha Dixon Designs for Good

Alesha Dixon shot to fame as a member of Mis-Teeq, an all-woman R&B/Garage group which scored hits like “All I Want", "Why?” and “One Night Stand”. No... Read More »

Here’s How A Women’s Magazine Might Be Saving Lives

Here’s How A Women’s Magazine Might Be Saving Lives

Five years on from the closure of the News of the World, its legacy is chiefly of widespread phone-hacking. The anniversary - on 10th July - of its fi... Read More »

Meet Sisters Uncut, The UK’s Most Disruptive Feminist Activists

Meet Sisters Uncut, The UK’s Most Disruptive Feminist Activists

Sisters Uncut, who chant catchy slogans and dance to Rihanna and Beyoncé at their protests are the UK’s most exciting, media-savvy, direct action grou... Read More »

Viral Videos Reveal the Tragic Truth of Male Guardianship in Saudi Arabia

Viral Videos Reveal the Tragic Truth of Male Guardianship in Saudi Arabia

These short videos published by Human Rights Watch reveal the grim practice of male guardianship that keep women under the hold of husbands and male r... Read More »

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