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16 Days of Activism

I Tried To Write About Violence Against Women -- But Couldn't Because of Violence Against Women

Ravishly | Posted 02.15.2015 | Women

Violence against women costs us all a lot. There is the emotional toll. There is the physical toll. There is the overall health toll. And all of these tolls amount to a financial toll: I have been unable to do my very job.

50 Facts About Domestic Violence

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 01.30.2013 | Crime
Soraya Chemaly

My question to feminist-bashers and abuse deniers is this: What is your Goldilocks number for violence, especially violence against women?

The Invisible War

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 03.18.2012 | Women
Soraya Chemaly

Some people feel that talking about these crimes, prosecuting them and seeking legal recourse weakens our military. It is the exact opposite.