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November 16, 2020

YWCA Greenwich hires first director of Women’s Empowerment and Racial Justice

15.November. 2020. Greenwich Time. Tatiana Flowers. GREENWICH — Erin O. Crosby was already engaged in racial justice work when an event in her childhood hometown spurred […]
October 5, 2020

Bruce Park walk puts spotlight on increasing problem of domestic violence in Greenwich

5 October 2020. Greenwich Time. Ken Borsuk. GREENWICH — Supporters turned out in two shifts in Bruce Park on Sunday to step out and support the […]
September 19, 2020

We’ve Come A Long Way, But Connecticut Holds A Historic Place in the Annals of Domestic Violence

September 19 2020. CT by The Numbers. June 10, 1983, Tracey Thurman received one last beating from her estranged husband, Charles “Buck” Thurman, as the Torrington […]
September 16, 2020

Her Husband Abused Her. But Getting a Divorce Was an Ordeal.

September 16 2020. By Sui-Lee Wee. New York Times. The husband and wife were alone in her boutique, but the security cameras captured it all: him […]
August 17, 2020

The 19th Amendment: An Important Milestone in an Unfinished Journey

2020. August 15. New York Times. Historians who specialize in voting rights and African-American women’s history have played a welcome and unusually public role in combating […]
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 […]
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