violence against women Archives

Trump Retweets Hateful, Misogynistic Video of Himself Assaulting Clinton, the Internet Unloads on Him

September 17, 2017

The tendency for the media to normalize Donald Trump has been evident in the past week or two. Following the tragic consequences of two major hurricanes, Trump behaved in a manner that would ordinarily be portrayed as routine. But for…

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Man Who Punched Innocent Woman in Viral Video to Face Justice

May 22, 2017

Updating The Mathew De Leon Story The man who assaulted security guard, Zoa Stigler in a video that went viral last week turned himself over to authorities last week. CBS Chicago reports on the situation: A 23-year-old man has been…

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Trump GUTTING Trillions From Climate, Science Programs – Just When We Need Them Most

January 21, 2017

Within hours after his inauguration, President Donald Trump appears to be taking a machete to the U.S. government, IFL!Science reports. In a particularly draconian set of moves, his administration plans to chop $10.5 trillion from the federal budget over the next…

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REPORT: Trump Seeks ‘Elimination’ Of 25 Crucial Violence Against Women Grants

January 20, 2017

Donald Trump was only just sworn in as 45th President of the United States Friday and here we are as a nation facing elimination—elimination!—of the grants program for the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women. That’s 25 grant…

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Joe Biden: I Won’t Run In 2020, I’ll Be Doing This Instead (VIDEO)

January 19, 2017

Joe Biden reveals his plans for the future U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has confessed that he has no intention to run for the Presidency in 2020 but that doesn’t mean he won’t be busy. Speaking on The View, Biden revealed…

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5 Way Republicans Are Still Waging A War On Women

June 6, 2016

The GOP may try to deny it, but there is a War on Women By now, we all know that the GOP has a problem with women. At least with women having any autonomy over their bodies, medical care or…

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These Women Are Speaking Out Against A Proposition Legalizing Domestic Violence, And The Results Are Inspiring

June 3, 2016

Women in Pakistan are defying new bill with hashtag on Twitter Pakistani women are fighting a horrific pro-violence bill with a trending hashtag and strong tweets. n May 29th, Mohammad Khan Sheerani the leader of a Pakistani Islamic council, the Council of…

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Notorious Sexist Louie Gohmert Fires Another Salvo In GOP’s War On Women

March 23, 2016

GOP lawmakers following notorious sexist louie gohmert’s lead The latest GOP attack in the War on Women comes from the notoriously sexist Representative Louie Gohmert. He, along with a few of his brethren in the House, decided to vote against two…

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Addressing Female Feticide: Mandatory Prenatal Sex Tests in India

February 3, 2016

Indian Minister seeks to fight female feticide in the country with mandatory sex tests on fetuses. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi, India’s Minister for Women and Child Development, proposed the enforcement of a compulsory gender test on fetuses in India in order…

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Sexism In Advertising Is Getting Worse; Here’s Why (VIDEO)

December 28, 2015

The problem with sexism in advertising in a nutshell. President John F. Kennedy said in a 1947 speech criticizing Congressional Republicans’ approach to governing, “no matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it…

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