According to a number of studies, around two-thirds of problematic drug users report childhood physical or sexual abuse. These figures need to be taken seriously.
What I've realized from my own healing from sexual abuse is that anger has its place. Let's not be afraid to be angry.
If Donald Trump is the poster boy for adult bullies, how do we stop the ones in our everyday lives?
Elder abuse is a widespread problem, but only one in 23 cases are reported, according to the Department of Justice.
Sitting here in this dark, cramped cage, unable to sleep, haunted by these reminders of what brought me here, I can't help but hate myself for what I did.
Forty-four states have laws against hazing, but experts say most of them are symbolic at best.
From offering mood-boosting bike rides to showing up to legal proceedings, the Montreal chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse step in to support victims of mental, physical, or sexual abuse.
A 19-year-old feminist is not who you'd except to stay in an abusive relationship. But the reality is, it can happen to anyone, at any age.
We explore what's behind the disturbing rise of missing and murdered indigenous women in Canada and what's being done to stop it on tonight's episode of WOMAN on VICELAND.
As bad a man as my father is, I still struggle with the guilt of placing the man I loved and admired for so long into a cramped, violent cage.
Only survivors of abuse are allowed on stage at Rape Is Real and Everywhere, a show touring Canada starting May 15.
Moral judgements aside, a new study says spanking doesn't even work as advertised. And it can cause permanent damage.
The culture that surrounds the production of music can feel like it is overflowing with fragile souls, and it's not uncommon to encounter people experiencing serious mental health issues.
Don't blame everything on the trolls—it's everyone's fault that the internet is such a mess.
The singer's Australian/NZ visa was cancelled Wednesday over the 2009 assault of his then-girlfriend. We asked some female fans how they look past this.
After a series of high-profile sexual abuse cases, Indonesia is on the verge of mandating chemical castration. We asked people around Jakarta for their thoughts.
"I don't really feel the need to defend my job, more to educate people on the realities of this group of people."
A Bangladeshi-American novelist's search for home in the hills and jungles of South Asia.
He's confronted dozens of men in the last year but police believe he is a danger, both to himself, and their investigations.
A group of inmates calling themselves the Dallas Six banded together and grew committed to bringing their prison's abusive conditions to light, even in the face of being confined there longer.
One of them—a 13-year-old boy—was allegedly severely beaten while handcuffed and laying on the ground.
The three women, who were killed in three different towns all reportedly dated the suspect at some point.
Amelia Bonow wants to reclaim the abortion conversation.
Last Thursday Thane Kirby and Kara Rickard spent their breakfast show ridiculing women on their Instagram accounts.