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Melissa Jeltsen

Why So Many Domestic Violence Survivors Don't Get Help -- Even When They Ask For It | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 09.08.2015 | Women

On Sept. 10, 2014, a woman arrived at a domestic violence program in Nevada desperately seeking emergency shelter. She had been living in her ...

Don't Reward Floyd Mayweather's Abuse

Ron LeGrand | Posted 06.29.2015 | Sports
Ron LeGrand

Floyd Mayweather has a history of violence and brutality -- and not just inside the ring. I'm talking about a history of battering women that spans more than 12 years. It's time we all do our part to stop domestic violence. Let's face the issue and make a decision that will send a message.

Companies May Ignore Domestic Abuse Prevention Out Of Fear Of Being Viewed As 'Anti-Male'

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.03.2014 | Impact

Domestic violence prevention programs aren't getting the support they need from corporate America because some companies may think the issue alienates...

Domestic Violence Victims Deserve a Stronger Defensive Lineup

Thea Montanez | Posted 10.04.2014 | Impact
Thea Montanez

After reviewing the footage and analyzing a series of bad plays since Janay Rice's attack, it's clear that the victims of domestic violence whose attackers play for professional sports associations are in desperate need of a strong defensive lineup.

Melissa Jeltsen

The One Type Of Abuse No One Talks About | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 10.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- M.A. has no bruises or scars from the abuse she suffered at the hands of her husband. That is, unless you look at her bank account. ...

On a Random Day in the U.S. There Are More Than 66,000 Requests for Help Escaping Domestic Violence

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 05.06.2014 | Women
Soraya Chemaly

The dynamics of domestic violence are complex and changing them requires not just one thing to change, but many things simultaneously.

Domestic Violence: Everybody's Issue

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 12.31.2012 | Crime
Marcia G. Yerman

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It is essential to go beyond the statistics to place domestic violence within a larger societal framework.