Landmark report reveals a woman dies every week due to Australia’s domestic violence crisis

Landmark report reveals a woman dies every week due to Australia’s domestic violence crisis   The extent of Australia’s family, domestic and sexual violence crisis has been revealed in a landmark report that details the death toll and increasing generational impacts of the issue. So far today police in Australia would have dealt with on average 470 domestic…

Women, disability and domestic violence

Women, Disability and Domestic Violence At a time when the world is coming to grips with the #metoo movement and re-evaluating responses to sexual violence and harassment, women with a disability are among the most vulnerable. The statistics are shocking: women with a disability are 40 per cent more likely to experience domestic violence than…

The Sexual Assault Epidemic No One Talks About – Article published by National Public Radio in United States

The Sexual Assault Epidemic No One Talks About January 8, 2018 5:00 AM ET Heard on All Things Considered Written by  JOSEPH SHAPIRO Editor’s note: This report includes graphic and disturbing descriptions of assault. Pauline wants to tell her story — about that night in the basement, about the boys and about the abuse she wanted to stop….. To…