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What is gender-based violence?

Whenever venturing to tackle a problem (particularly collaboratively), it is absolutely integral that such a problem is adequately defined.

So, what is gender-based violence?

The European Institute for Gender Equality defines it as such: 372 more words

Women

UPDATE: Suspect Charged in Centreville Domestic Violence Barricade

Sully Police District: 41- year-old Kevin Lamont Blyther was arrested last night following a barricade situation in the 14500 block of Golden Oak Road in Centreville. 221 more words

Sully Police District

Violence is mental illness.

This morning I read an article by Roxanne Gay about a new HBO series on slavery. Like her, I feel utterly oversatuarated by the same kind of reproductions on this issue that are churned out regularly on an ever grander cinematic scale. 632 more words

Ayn Rand

*HUGS WITH PERMISSION*

When working with survivors, a few things need to be clarified. Unfortunately some of these should be a given such as respect but the are not always. 837 more words

Survivor

EXCEEDING THE RECOMMENDED DOSAGE: THE RED PILL

by Richard Worth

Content warning: domestic abuse, gender-based violence. Contains Spoilers for The Red Pill

I’ve been waiting for a decent documentary about Men’s Rights Activists (MRAs) for a while now. 1,050 more words

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HOPE

“The arc of the moral universe is long,

but it bends toward justice.”  abolitionist minister, Theodore Parker