domestic violence

mind

Sleep Deprivation Can Be a Weapon in the Hands of an Abusive Partner

Unlike other types of physical abuse, sleep deprivation doesn’t leave a mark.
Kimberly Lawson
7.9.19
tech-power

Twitter Pushed Adverts for Spyware to Monitor Girlfriends

The app heavily suggested spying on a girlfriend without her consent.
Joseph Cox
7.3.19
trump administration

Trump Just Dropped His Defense Chief on Twitter After Allegations of Domestic Violence

The former Boeing executive had been tentatively scheduled to appear before Congress for a confirmation hearing Tuesday
Emma Ockerman
6.18.19
domestic violence

Mississippi Lawmaker Allegedly Punched His Wife Over Sex and Threatened to Kill a Dog

Politicians are pressuring State Rep. Douglas McLeod to resign.
Emma Ockerman
5.22.19
crime

What It's Like To Lose Your Sister in an Honor 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.
Sophie Brown
4.25.19
editors letter

We Can't Ignore Stalking and Domestic Violence on College Campuses

This month, Broadly's Unfollow Me series investigates domestic violence and stalking at universities across the UK.
Lindsay Schrupp
Zing Tsjeng
4.8.19
When Spies Come Home

PayPal Processes Payments for ‘Stalkerware’ Software Sold to Abusive Partners

The booming industry of spyware to spy on romantic partners doesn’t exist in a vacuum: Companies need financial and tech giants to process their payments and advertise their wares.
Joseph Cox
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
2.20.19
domestic violence

Cleveland Browns sign Kareem Hunt two months after video surfaces of him kicking a woman

Hunt is still on the Commissioner’s Exempt List pending an NFL investigation into the video as well as another alleged incident
Rex Santus
2.11.19
WTF

A Fish & Chip Shop Called 'The Battered Wife' Says It’s Been Shamed Into Closing

"I’ve been the subject of an abusive witch hunt by a not-for-profit organisation who are anti-abuse," the owner wrote on Facebook.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.25.19
Broadly

Teen Killed By Abusive Ex Even After Reporting Him to Police Five Times

Metropolitan Police officers are being investigated to see whether they could have prevented the death of the 17-year-old girl.
Sirin Kale
1.15.19
Shutdown

The shutdown has nearly crippled these domestic violence shelters

Tennessee homes have cut programs and taken out loans, fearing they won't receive reimbursements at the end of the month.
Emma Ockerman
1.9.19
government shutdown

Domestic Violence Shelters in a State of Uncertainty as Shutdown Continues

Federally funded domestic violence programs may have to begin scaling back services in a matter of days if President Donald Trump doesn't sign a spending bill.
Marie Solis
1.7.19
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