domestic violence

10.11.19

Intimate Partner Violence Is More Common Than You Think

A brutal attack in Tennessee serves as a grim reminder of how commonplace such violence is in the United States.

9.27.19

Mississippi Cops Fatally Shot an Undocumented Man They Mistook for a Domestic Violence Suspect

Now, the city is trying to avoid a lawsuit by arguing he doesn't have any constitutional rights.

8.27.19

Women Violently Choked by Partners Are Later Killed—But Doctors Miss the Signs

Physical signs of strangulation in cases of domestic violence are not as obvious as we’re led to believe—so victims can suffer lethal related injuries and are seven times likelier to later die of homicide.

7.9.19

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.

7.3.19

Twitter Pushed Adverts for Spyware to Monitor Girlfriends

The app heavily suggested spying on a girlfriend without her consent.

6.18.19

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

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5.22.19

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

Politicians are pressuring State Rep. Douglas McLeod to resign.

4.25.19

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.

4.8.19

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.

2.20.19

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.

2.11.19

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

1.25.19

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.

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