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Abuse of Women

The Gini Is Out of the Bottle

Laura Riley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.14.2014 | Women
Laura Riley, Ph.D.

These brave Turkish women stood up in a country where females live under constant danger for non-conformity. They risked their personal safety and joined other women demanding freedom from old restrictions. It isn't a small thing they did... not like laughing an indecent laugh.

Shining Light on Violence Against Women

Nancy C. Lee | Posted 12.23.2014 | Women
Nancy C. Lee

Prior to VAWA, in many states physical and sexual violence against a woman by someone she knew was not considered as serious a crime as was an attack by a stranger. Thinking about it now, it's hard to believe.

Zero Tolerance: Trump, Schwarzenegger, and Strauss-Kahn

Jim Wallis | Posted 07.26.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

While the primary blame for abuse and misdeed against women lies with the perpetrators themselves, we should look next at the good men who say nothing. It's time for good men to hold accountable those who abuse women.

From Tragedy to Triumph

L. Y. Marlow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
L. Y. Marlow

With the onslaught of recent domestic violence tragedies, it is painfully apparent that domestic violence is a national pandemic.