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50 Facts About Domestic Violence These are only some of the reasons why we should #Pass VAWA2012.
Globally and domestically, violence against women is pandemic.
In the time it takes me to write this paragraph, 26 people -- given our statistics probably all women -- will be assaulted by an intimate partner in the U. In the roughly 48 hours between my writing and posting, at least six women in the US and hundreds if not thousands around the world will be killed by violent spouses.
So, what does it mean that Republicans in Congress have degraded and continue to hold up passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) for the first time since 1994?
The New York City Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence offers several youth-focused programs including the NYC Healthy Relationship Training Academy and the Adopt-A-School/Relationship Abuse Prevention Program.
Men, on the other hand, face other issues related to gendered expectations about violence that they, too, pay for in our justice system."Hostile," which is a word that can and has been used to describe the tenor of Republican objections, isn't just a metaphor when you are talking about thousands of people (some of whom may be homosexuals, transsexuals, immigrants or Native American women assaulted by non-Tribal men), routinely humiliated, hit, kicked, raped, stalked, beaten, strangled and murdered every day, most often by spouses.As with rape, some information regarding domestic violence might be useful.I suspect most people would rather not think about it.
Even though, given the statistics, knows people who are being abused, whether they realize it or not. In addition, everyone knows, women "gold diggers and frauds" lie about these things.
At the very least the people holding up VAWA's reauthorization should not simultaneously protest "common sense reforms" on gun control.