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April 27, 2020

The power of family dance parties when the world is falling apart

CNN. 8.April.2020.By Elissa Strauss.(CNN)It took us about three days of social distancing before we decided to permanently relocate our coffee table to the corner. The family […]
April 17, 2020

Why a Drop in Domestic Violence Reports Might Not Be a Good Sign

The New York Times. 17.April.2020. By Ashley Southall. One Queens man, angry that his children were crying, slapped his 2-year-old daughter and shoved his wife, prosecutors […]
April 14, 2020

As Nation Stays Home, Early Indicators Suggest Rise In Domestic Violence Killings

HUFFPOST. 12.April.2020. By Melissa Jeltsen. On April 2, Joseph Zujkowski ignored Maryland’s stay-at-home order, put his rifle in his car and drove 30 minutes to his […]
April 14, 2020

Domestic Abusers Can Control Your Devices. Here’s How to Fight Back.

New York Times. 6.April.2020.By Kaitlyn Wells and Thorin Klosowski. Every day, Sarah Prager saw the magnet on her fridge warning her of the dangers of domestic […]
April 8, 2020

Protecting Children During the CO-VID 19 Outbreak

Ending Violence Against Children.4.April.2020. RESOURCES TO REDUCE VIOLENCE AND ABUSE COVID-19 has been declared a global pandemic. As we continue to navigate this rapidly evolving situation, […]
April 8, 2020

A New Covid-19 Crisis: Domestic Abuse Rises Worldwide

New York Times.6.April.2020.By Amanda Taub. Add another public health crisis to the toll of the new coronavirus: Mounting data suggests that domestic abuse is acting like […]
April 8, 2020

UN Chief Urges End to Domestic Violence, Citing Global Surge

U.S. News. 5.April.2020.BY EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press. UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Sunday night that there has been “a horrifying global […]
April 8, 2020

Some cities see jumps in domestic violence during the pandemic

CNN.8.April.2020.By Casey Tolan.(CNN)As more and more Americans are forced to stay home during the escalating coronavirus pandemic, the crisis has created a pressure-cooker situation for domestic […]
April 2, 2020

Why This Economic Crisis Differs From the Last One for Women

New York Times. 31. March. 2020. By Alisha Haridasani Gupta. Today is Equal Pay Day, which represents just how much further into the calendar year American […]