Post Tagged with: "Domestic Violence"

Interviews

Canadian Band Van Halst Waxes Lyrical On Feminism, Religion, & Rape Culture On Debut Album ‘World Of Make Believe’

Canadian Band Van Halst Waxes Lyrical On Feminism, Religion, & Rape Culture On Debut Album ‘World Of Make Believe’

You’ll never find an article about artists feuding on Twitter on our site, but you WILL find interviews about musicians who know how to use their platform to raise their […]

Contributors

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

The Potty-Mouthed Princessess Are Baaaack (To Talk Domestic Violence)

The Potty-Mouthed Princessess Are Baaaack (To Talk Domestic Violence)

Yep, they’re baaaaack! Those pretty little punk princesses who aren’t afraid to drop a few F-bombs to make a serious point. You may remember the “F Bombs for Feminism” video […]

Interviews

Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay

Author Jane Wells Details Her Domestic Abuse & Why The Law Forced Her To Stay

Meet Jane Wells. On the surface she looks like a normal woman, but what lies beneath is a story of heartbreak and pain beyond what many of us can even […]

Contributors

Aussie Woman Running Ultramarathon To Campaign Against Domestic Violence

Aussie Woman Running Ultramarathon To Campaign Against Domestic Violence

On 14 November, one determined woman, Kirrily Dear, will begin an 860km run through regional NSW, Australia to raise funds and to get people thinking about what they can do […]

Sports

Fox Sports Host Katie Nolan Gets Real About Domestic Violence In The NFL

Fox Sports Host Katie Nolan Gets Real About Domestic Violence In The NFL

If you type “NFL” in google right now, the words domestic violence will most likely appear as an auto-complete. The story and video evidence of ex-Baltimore Ravens football player Ray […]