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Activist & Artist Maya Azucena Raises Her Voice For Victims Of Domestic Violence

Activist & Artist Maya Azucena Raises Her Voice For Victims Of Domestic Violence

By Maya Azucena I am an advocate for Art as Power. As such, I truly believe that in addition to music being my business, music is my “Superpower” – A […]

Politics

China Takes A Huge Step Forward By Passing Its First Anti Domestic Violence Law

China Takes A Huge Step Forward By Passing Its First Anti Domestic Violence Law

In April 2015, five Chinese feminist activists gained the attention of global media headlines for their arrest after protesting against domestic violence issues in the country. It caused a major […]

Causes

Australia Just Launched A $100 Million Initiative To Tackle Domestic Violence

Australia Just Launched A $100 Million Initiative To Tackle Domestic Violence

Above is a picture of new Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who has risen to the seat of Prime Minister after a recent leadership spill which saw him take over […]

Girl on a Mission

This Amazing Tattoo Artist Covers The Scars Of Domestic Violence Survivors For Free!

This Amazing Tattoo Artist Covers The Scars Of Domestic Violence Survivors For Free!

There are many organizations around the world which work to reduce and raise awareness about domestic violence and abuse. It is still an issue that deserves much attention, education and […]

Entertainment

Singer Emii Using Her Music To Draw Attention To Domestic Violence

Singer Emii Using Her Music To Draw Attention To Domestic Violence

It’s not often a subject that gets the music video treatment, but domestic violence is an issue that NEEDS to become more mainstream because awareness is key. We have recently […]

Causes

‘Frame Her Right’ Campaign Wants Bollywood To Address Domestic Violence Better

‘Frame Her Right’ Campaign Wants Bollywood To Address Domestic Violence Better

According to the Indian National Crime Records Bureau, roughly once every 5 minutes an incident of domestic violence is reported across the country. In 2013 over 118,000 cases of domestic […]

Boys We Like

Country Singer Sam Hunt Sheds Light On Domestic Violence In ‘Take Your Time’ Video

Country Singer Sam Hunt Sheds Light On Domestic Violence In ‘Take Your Time’ Video

Singer Sam Hunt is our new country music hero. In his latest music video ‘Take Your Time’ of his album Montevallo, we see a much different story line than what […]

Causes

Are Marketing Gimmicks The Best Way For Anti-Domestic Violence Campaigns To Get Noticed?

Are Marketing Gimmicks The Best Way For Anti-Domestic Violence Campaigns To Get Noticed?

In 2014 the NFL teamed up with non-profit organization Nomore.org to bring a powerful PSA about domestic violence awareness to audiences of the game. It was fitting, given that a […]

Causes, Interviews

The Human Face Of Domestic Violence; Stories The Media Chooses To Ignore

The Human Face Of Domestic Violence; Stories The Media Chooses To Ignore

We were going to start off this post doing a recap of how domestic violence has played out in the NFL and in the media. But you already know these […]

Causes

Is A Cultural Revolution The Solution To Stop Slut-Shaming & Victim Blaming?

Is A Cultural Revolution The Solution To Stop Slut-Shaming & Victim Blaming?

If you’ve been paying attention to the media over the past couple of years, you will be familiar with the term “slut-shaming”. It is a horrific attempt to downplay a […]

Sports

A Rundown Of Our Favorite Commercials At This Year’s Super Bowl

A Rundown Of Our Favorite Commercials At This Year’s Super Bowl

The Super Bowl XLIX was pretty damn cool! And we’re not even talking about the Patriots beating the Seahawks! It seems as if the rise of female empowerment and feminist […]

Causes

Domestic Violence At The Super Bowl? Heck Yeah It Will Be Addressed, In This PSA

Domestic Violence At The Super Bowl? Heck Yeah It Will Be Addressed, In This PSA

During the 2014 NFL season one of the most talked about things was not who would make it into the Super Bowl, but domestic violence. The Ray Rice scandal which […]

Boys We Like

Powerful Video Showing What Italian Boys Think Of Domestic Violence

Powerful Video Showing What Italian Boys Think Of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence has been a huge topic in the media over the past year. Most notable cases have been seen in the NFL, and even bigger cases involving sexual assault […]

Boys We Like

R&B Group Jodeci’s 1st Track In 18 Years Is An Anti-Domestic Violence Anthem

R&B Group Jodeci’s 1st Track In 18 Years Is An Anti-Domestic Violence Anthem

Remember male R&B group Jodeci, for all you 90’s kids out there? We certainly do. With hits such as ‘Freek’n You’ they were a group of guys many women swooned […]

Causes

What Verizon Has Been Doing To Americans For 20 Years May Surprise You

What Verizon Has Been Doing To Americans For 20 Years May Surprise You

Domestic Violence has been a big topic in the news, especially here in the United States during 2014. The NFL players who were found to be abusing their wives, partners […]