sex and relationships
When Domestic Abuse Destroys Your Childbirth Plan
Over a third of domestic violence gets worse or starts during pregnancy. Two women break down what it's like to survive abuse while giving birth.
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.
Views My Own
Why We’re Finally Talking About Lorena Bobbitt and Domestic Abuse
When Bobbitt cut off her husband’s penis, she became a punchline. ‘Lorena’ shows why everyone was so wrong to laugh at her.
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?
Our Best Friend Died by Suicide After Being Abused and Stalked by Her Ex
Meera Dalal was only 25 when she took her own life after years of abuse from her partner. Two years on, her friends are still searching for answers.
It's Time to Examine How Stalking and Abuse Affects Mental Health
This month, Unfollow Me is taking a closer look at the psychological effects of stalking and abuse on survivors.
How to Help a Friend in an Abusive Relationship
It can be hard to know what to do when your friend has a violent or controlling partner. Here are some things you can do to support them.
All the News You Need to Read This Morning
Lonely over-50s to hit two million within seven years.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Cops Uncover Disturbing Story Behind Woman's Bizarre Doorbell Video
The mysterious video captured the woman in what appears to be wrist restraints ringing doorbells in her neighborhood in the middle of the night.
We Polled 12,000 People: Over a Third Said They've Been Stalked
Over a third of VICE UK followers on Snapchat told us that they had been stalked.
What Would It Really Take to Keep Stalking Victims Safe?
The Stalking Threat Assessment Centre (STAC) is a groundbreaking new Metropolitan Police initiative trying to save lives and protect victims. It's got its work cut out for it.
'I Felt Like a Trapped Animal': 6 Women Describe What It's Like to Be Stalked
Stalking can affect anyone, at any point in their lives – and it can be a frightening and life-alteringly horrible experience.