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Posts tagged with "Domestic Abuse"

Women write of encounters with abusive men

Women write of encounters with abusive men

Jun. 24 |           “Many men in our culture never recover from childhood unkindnesses.” — bell hooks (born 09/25/52 as Gloria Watkins)   The books of Pearl Cleage and Rosie Perez’s Handbook for an Unpredictable Life (N.Y.:...

Men should not tolerate abuse either — of any kind

Men should not tolerate abuse either — of any kind

Nov. 14 | There are forms of domestic abuse other than being beaten. And women are, by no means, the only victims of emotional and mental abuse. When they pull that old line about “I really appreciate a guy who is sensitive and thoughtful” and so on and...

Abuse of men draws little sympathy or  funding for services

Abuse of men draws little sympathy or funding for services

Mar. 28 |     Increasingly, perception of domestic abuse broadens. It now includes abuse against men, abuse in same-gender relationships and more. This renders the Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men and Women (DAHMW) a forward-thinking informational...