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Violence Against Women - Women's Issues - About.com
It's a grim fact that violence against women exists and that it is frequently underreported. Many women never speak out because of shame, fear, and a feeling ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/violenceagainstwomen/
V-Day, the Movement to End Violence Against Women and Girls
V-Day, the movement to end violence against women and girls, evolved from performances of the play "The Vagina Monologues" by playwright and activist Eve ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/V-Day/
Prostitution Statistics and Rape - Physical Abuse ... - Women's Issues
In the 1990s, researchers Melissa Farley and Howard Barkan conducted a study on prostitution, violence against women and post traumatic stress disorder, ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/Wuornos.htm
Violence Against Women - Quotations - About.com
Jan 21, 2013 ... Recently, a spate of crime against women caused a furor in the international media. The spotlight is once again on women and violence ...
http://quotations.about.com/b/2013/01/21/violence-against-women.htm
Super Bowl Sunday and Domestic Violence - Alcoholism - About.com
May 17, 2013 ... Does domestic violence increase during America's unofficial national ... is one of the year's worst days for violence against women in the home.
http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/abuse/a/aa020201a.htm
How to Stop Stoning, Violence, Sexual Mutilation Against Women
News about women being stoned to death, tortured, girls forced into marriage, genital mutilation and other human rights violations against women alarm, disgust ...
http://womeninbusiness.about.com/od/lawsaffectingwib/tp/womens-human-rights-organizations.htm
Domestic and Sexual Violence Against Deaf Women - Help for Deaf ...
Domestic violence against deaf women occurs frequently. This is evident from the news articles about the most serious cases, that often involve the death of the ...
http://deafness.about.com/od/deafwomen/a/domestic_violence.htm
Intimate Partner Violence Against Men - Men's Health - About.com
Jun 25, 2014 ... Think about domestic violence and you think of women, battered by their husband, boyfriend, or a man they used to involved with. Now, think ...
http://menshealth.about.com/od/relationships/a/Battered_Men.htm
Drinking Alcohol Increases Physical Violence
Jun 13, 2014 ... "Across both groups, our results show a significant and comparatively similar relationship between men's drinking and violence against women.
http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/abuse/a/blria030130.htm
Women in the Peace Corps - Rape, Sexual Assault in the Peace ...
However, the incidence of intimidation and death threats against PCVs occur ... tell their stories on ABC's 20/20 each described events of brutality and violence.
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/Women-Peace-Corps-Rape-Sexual-Assault.htm
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