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Thirty Pigs for a Bride: Modern Day Slavery in Papua New Guinea

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 09.11.2011 | Women
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

It all comes down to land, pigs and women -- in that order.

Christina Wilkie

WATCH: Dr. Phil Goes To The Hill To Testify On Domestic Violence

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

Phil McGraw, host of the talk show "Dr. Phil," made his debut on Capitol Hill Wednesday, testifying at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing to review ...

Pitchfork Festival Welcomes Advocacy Groups Countering Odd Future Onto Grounds

Posted 09.07.2011 | Chicago

Per a Thursday announcement by a festival spokeswoman, next weekend's Pitchfork Music Festival, which had come under fire for its booking of the contr...

Mass. Teen Football Player Charged With Murdering Ex-Girlfriend

Posted 09.05.2011 | Education

Nathaniel Fujita, a former high school football player in Wayland, Mass. was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday in the death of his 18-year-old ...

Devils, Doppelgangers and Darkness from Eminem

Marcia Dawkins | Posted 08.31.2011 | Entertainment
Marcia Dawkins

In his latest video, Space Bound, Eminem exhibits the classic symptoms of someone with multiple personalities.

Joseph Erbentraut

Hardly A Protest: Advocacy Groups Address Pitchfork's Odd Future Booking

HuffingtonPost.com | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 08.30.2011 | Chicago

When controversial rap outfit Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All was booked to play the upcoming Pitchfork Music Festival, many were surprised. The gr...

The Dangerous Reality About The People Who Decide Your Kids' Custodial Fate

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 08.29.2011 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

One of the most challenging aspects of custody decisions is the issue of domestic violence. About 20% of divorces require judges to appoint a custody...

U.S. Laws Protect Cars But Not Domestic Violence Victims

Pat LaMarche | Posted 08.27.2011 | Impact
Pat LaMarche

Far more women in the United States are victims of domestic violence than are injured in car accidents each year. In fact, the two aren't even close -- battering outstrips crashes roughly two to one.

How Rihanna Can Silence Her Critics and Give a Voice to Victims of Domestic Violence

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 08.23.2011 | Women
Lois Alter Mark

Since her brutal real-life attack, the public has expected Rihanna to be a role model for the millions of young fans who hang on her every lyric. But what has happened instead is actually way more enlightening.

Fairness for Defendants Who Survive Domestic Violence

Catherine Epstein | Posted 08.21.2011 | Women
Catherine Epstein

In early June, advocates gathered in Albany to lobby for the Domestic Violence Survivors Justice Act. The bill seeks potential sentencing relief for those charged with crimes related to abuse against them.

Bride Charged With Domestic Battery During Honeymoon

Posted 08.21.2011 | Crime

Till death -- or arrest -- do us part. Police in Broward County, Fla., hauled a newlywed away in handcuffs for allegedly attacking and biting her h...

Making Noise About Violence and Women

Marianne Mollmann | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Marianne Mollmann

The clearest success factor in interventions on domestic violence seems to be societal. The violence continues where it is ignored and abates where it is stigmatized.

VOTE: Rihanna's 'Man Down' Video: Art Or Exploitation?

Posted 08.03.2011 | Arts

Rihanna's new video for her song, "Man Down," has become the focus of an exchange between the artist and media watchdog groups like the Parents Televi...

Fox News Condemns "Twilight" For Romanticizing Domestic Violence

foxnews.com | Posted 07.31.2011 | Books

In a recent episode of CW’s hit series “Gossip Girl,” Ed Westwick’s character Chuck Bass showed his “love” for former flame Blair Waldorf...

The Most Pioneering Divorce Reform Effort In 40 Years

Beverly Willett | Posted 04.18.2013 | Divorce
Beverly Willett

America has the highest rate of divorce in the Western world, and the consequences to our nation's families have been devastating.

Legislators Pass Bill To Keep Domestic Abusers From Owning Guns

Posted 07.18.2011 | Chicago

By a sweeping majority, the Illinois Senate passed a bill that would permanently revoke the rights of certain offenders to own guns. The bill, HB 3...

Why Pastors Struggle With Confronting Domestic Violence

John Shore | Posted 07.09.2011 | Religion
John Shore

I hear from a disheartening number of women who write in to relate their stories of pastors who, in one way or another, advised them to stick with their abusive husbands. How could these good, well-intentioned men give advice that's so egregiously wrong?

The Exact Words That Could Help A Friend In An Abusive Relationship

Glamour | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

By Liz Welch Glamour More than half of all young women we surveyed have experienced abusive behavior in a relationship. That means someone you kno...

10 Surprising Signs You're Dating An Abusive Guy

Liz Brody | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Liz Brody

There are definite danger sings a guy is an abuser before he ever raises a fist -- and they start with you just having a funny feeling in your pit of your stomach. Here are a few other red flags.

When Do Mr. and Mrs. Nicolas Cage Seek Help or Divorce?

Dr. Jane Greer | Posted 07.04.2011 | Divorce
Dr. Jane Greer

One of the things that concerned me when I read about Nicolas Cage's recent arrest in New Orleans...

Sin, Redemption And The Path Of Healing

Becca Stevens | Posted 07.04.2011 | Religion
Becca Stevens

Jesus through his action and words reminds us all that the issue of morality and culpability lies in our response to suffering and in our ability to love with compassion, not judgment.

Join Glamour's 'Tell Somebody' Campaign To Put A Stop To Relationship Violence

Cindi Leive | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cindi Leive

Right now, four women a day are killed in the U.S. by a partner they've loved. Let's stop accepting this violence as the way the world works, and make our own world a little better, and safer, today. Who's with me?

Bullying Often Results From Domestic Violence

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

While bullies and their victims traffic in threats, taunts and fights in the schoolyard, a report on Thursday showed those on both sides are also ...

Turkey Grapples With Dramatic Rise In 'Honor' Killings

csmonitor.com | Alexander Christie-Miller | Posted 06.15.2011 | World

A drastic rise in reported "honor" killings and fatal domestic violence in Turkey has sparked a vigorous debate about the government's recent attempts...

Georgia "Show Me Your Papers" Legislation Will Endanger Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Azadeh Shahshahani | Posted 06.13.2011 | Politics
Azadeh Shahshahani

Many survivors of domestic violence remain in the shadows -- terrified to call the police and afraid that seeking help will have a negative effect on their immigration status.