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Man Confesses To Killing Woman Who Didn't Want To Date Him, Police Say
He told a detective it was "easy" to do.
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Shining Light on Violence Against Women
Nancy C. Lee
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health-Women's Health, Director...
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.
We Are The Work
Chronicles 30 Years of Men Working To End Violence
Writer, Emotional Health Advocate
Started in 1980, Men Stopping Violence came into being when few people were viewing violence against women as a problem of men. It was -- and in many places still is -- seen as something that is a "women's issue."
My Final Thoughts on '12 Years a Slave'
Author, activist, life coach and mother
When I saw
12 Years a Slave
, I found myself squirming in my seat. I was seated between two white men, one my friend and the other a stranger. Now that all the Oscar fanfare is over, I'd like to call attention to Lupita Nyong'o.
Being Half the Sky
Writer, Traveler, Global Volunteer
On International Women's Day, thousands of events were held all across the world in honor of the day and it is even a holiday in some countries, such as Afghanistan, that have been known to foster some of the most severe oppression of women in the world.
Speaking for the Silent
Wife, mother, author, activist, model
Speaking at Knock Out Abuse 2012 strengthened my resolve and my commitment because it reminded me of the inherent might and interconnectedness of all women. It helped me realize that I have the freedom to speak out, to have a voice, a say.
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