What it's Like to Lose Your Sister in an Honour Killing
Banaz Mahmod was murdered by her father and uncle even after reporting her fears to the police multiple times. A decade later, her sister Payzee believes that British police still aren't taking honor killings seriously.
Male Domestic Abuse Survivors Describe Their Experiences
One in three survivors of domestic abuse are male, but there is comparatively little discussion of how men end up in abusive relationships and the obstacles they face when getting help.
Fortnite Gamer Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting Girlfriend on Livestream
Other gamers called the police after witnessing the incident.
Should You Tell Your Ex's New Partner They're Dating an Abuser?
Social media makes it easier than ever to keep tabs on an abusive ex, but is it ever a good idea to warn their new partner about them?
How the Victims' Protection Act Aims to Open a Dialogue Around Domestic Violence
And why New Zealand, with the highest rate of domestic violence in the developed world, desperately needs to have that conversation.
Where the Idea of False Rape Accusations Really Comes From
Donald Trump and his Adult Son keep trying to foment a #MeToo backlash. Shocker: They're lying.
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Jacinda Ardern’s UN Speech Called Out Trumpism in Oh-So Classy Way
The Prime Minister addressed the UN this morning, advocating for greater action on climate change, domestic violence and gender inequality.
Why Brutal Domestic Violence Is Dismissed as 'Role Play'
Disgraced ex-NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman masqueraded as feminist and suggested he just liked weird sex. Neither was the truth.
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News of Zealand: New Funding for Women's Refuges
Plus the shortage of kiwifruit workers, and racism in treatment of rheumatic fever patients.
One in Six Australian Women Are Victims of Physical or Sexual Violence From a Partner
A new report shines a light on domestic abuse in Australia.
A Grisly New Year's Killing Shows How Little We Know About Murder-Suicides
After a 26-year-old mother was stabbed to death and her husband found hanging from a tree, experts and advocates pointed to glaring cracks in the system.
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Tony Veitch Reveals Our Astonishingly Short Memories For Gendered Violence
While the world reckons with a tidal wave of accusations against abusive men, New Zealand gives its own a new TV show.