IT'S NOT HER FAULT
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Rape is Rape, and Domestic Violence is ... Plain Old Violence

Rape is Rape, and Domestic Violence is ... Plain Old Violence | IT'S NOT HER FAULT | Scoop.it
When it comes to violence against women, victim blaming is rampant, and language reveals everything.

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It's My Fault Because I Had a Drink? How Being Sexually Assaulted Introduced Me to Victim-Blaming Culture | Civil Liberties | AlterNet

It's My Fault Because I Had a Drink? How Being Sexually Assaulted Introduced Me to Victim-Blaming Culture | Civil Liberties | AlterNet | IT'S NOT HER FAULT | Scoop.it
When I was sexually assaulted and mugged last month, I was abruptly introduced to the culture of victim blaming — from the police, and even my family and friends.

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Police: We'll be serious about domestic violence

Police: We'll be serious about domestic violence | IT'S NOT HER FAULT | Scoop.it
Police officers who fail to take complaints on domestic violence seriously may soon face disciplinary action. This was the guarantee given today by Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar to MCA ...

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Face Forward

Dedicated to putting an end to violence


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Deborah Alessi, Face Forward's curator insight, February 24, 2014 5:06 AM

Face Forward offers a great assistance to the victim of violence under great supervision of Deborah Alessi, well known as a dedicated humanitarian who uses her skills and talent to help people.

http://www.faceforwardla.org/

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It Only Gets Worse (Domestic Violence PSA)

Megan is stuck in an abusive relationship....Will she be able to leave before its too late? Written & Directed by Terry Bluez Starring: Megan Garcia Kori Ech...
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Here's Everything You Need To Do To Prevent Getting Raped

Here's Everything You Need To Do To Prevent Getting Raped | IT'S NOT HER FAULT | Scoop.it
Step one: Watch this satirical video about victim-blaming.

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Victim Blaming

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Rewriting victim-blaming | National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)

Rewriting victim-blaming | National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) | IT'S NOT HER FAULT | Scoop.it
Clever #feminist rewrites victim-blaming narrative. Thank you! @AliMPerrotto
http://t.co/xwOA9ZzPwb

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Domestic violence experienced by 30% of female population, survey shows

Domestic violence experienced by 30% of female population, survey shows | IT'S NOT HER FAULT | Scoop.it
Latest figures reveal extent of sexual abuse, family abuse and stalking suffered by men and women across England and Wales

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One Voice - A 15 Minute Documentary Against Domestic Violence

A short film outlining one woman's escape from the cycle of violence.
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