The intersection of stalking, intimate partner violence and sexual violence happens often, and in many cases, leads to the murder of a victim by the perpetrator: 10.7% of women and 2.1% of men have been stalked by an intimate partner during their lifetime. 81% of women stalked by a current or former intimate partner are […]
A UN Report in 2015 stated that over three quarters of women online have experienced some form of cyber violence. Social networks can be awesome tools when used for good. Unfortunately cyberbullying and other types of violence are experienced way too often online. What would happen if that type of behavior was acted out in […]
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Human trafficking is a worldwide problem that affects people in cities, villages, towns and yes, even islands. UN Women, the United Nations organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, examines coercion used by human traffickers and enslavers to trap victims in their video, “Don’t Let Yourself Become One of Them,” with English […]