Posts Tagged ‘men against violence’

Family violence researchers look for ‘light bulb moment’ to trigger change in male offenders from ABC News, 07/10/2015

July 10th, 2015 No comments

“Research shows that there’s a number of harmful effects on children [including] behavioural problems, learning difficulties, anxiety, [and] some children show signs of post-traumatic stress disorder [as well as] a whole range of learning behaviours,” he said.

The University of Tasmania study is hoping to identify a trigger that makes Australian men link their behaviour to the effect family violence has on their children.

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Harrisburg Senators Sign Father’s Day Pledge Against Domestic Violence from ABC 27

June 17th, 2015 No comments

The Harrisburg Senators are used to signing autographs, but not usually like this.

Senators and their coaches signed the Father’s Day pledge to end gender violence and gathered for a pre-game photo-op with the pledges, in the hopes it would spur fans to do the same.

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Campaign encouraging men to speak out against domestic violence from WSYR-TV, 03/16/2015

March 17th, 2015 No comments

Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – In Onondaga County police respond to more than 1,000 calls for domestic violence every month.

On Monday the effort to fight domestic violence in Central New York kicked off with a breakfast for Vera House’s White Ribbon Campaign, followed by an annual walk Friday.

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Men in Turkey and Azerbaijan put on miniskirts in sexual violence protest from IBTimes, 02/21/2015

February 25th, 2015 No comments

“Men in Turkey and Azerbaijan are donning miniskirts in protest against sexual violence against women…”

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Unspoken Side of Domestic Violence from abc 13 Eyewitness News, 02/19/2015

February 19th, 2015 1 comment

Christopher Chapa had a lot of plans ahead adding, “I think that’s the hardest part is just seeing what would have been.” His plans included marrying his girlfriend Claudia Esquivel and being step-father to her five-year-old son.

In June of 2014 Chapa was shot to death in Galveston. The woman now charged with his murder is the one he was about to propose to.

Holmes says, “Never in my wildest dreams did I think he would die at the hands of someone he completely and utterly loved with all his heart.”

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Male Victims Of Campus Sexual Assault Speak Out From the Huffington Post, 1/27/2015

January 28th, 2015 No comments

“Andrew has a hard time articulating what he felt during the assault. All he remembers is being unable to speak or act. ‘I just remember focusing on the stall door, knowing that he was between me and my escape.’ ”

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