How Do Domestic Violence Shelters Perpetuate The Gender Enmity?

How Do Domestic Violence Shelters Perpetuate The Gender Enmity?

September 26, 2012 by taidghe  
Published in Women

How domestic violence shelters can create an atmosphere in which males are portrayed as inferior and evil.

Our American Justice System and Domestic Violence Law: Equal and Fair?

Our American Justice System and Domestic Violence Law: Equal and Fair?

September 24, 2012 by taidghe  
Published in Women

While domestic violence laws were created to assist and protect the innocent victims of domestic violence, the protections created by these laws make it incredibly easy to abuse the system, creating an unequal balance between the accused and the accuser.

An Insider’s View of America’s Domestic Violence Shelters

An Insider’s View of America’s Domestic Violence Shelters

September 24, 2012 by taidghe  
Published in Women

Written by a long-time employee of a midwestern spouse abuse shelter, this article describes how the laws designed to assist innocent victims of domestic violence are exploited and abused by homeless persons and the shelters themselves.

Battered Women

Battered Women

October 3, 2011 by erwinkennythomas  
Published in Women

Battered women face many challenges, but it is essential that they recognize that they are being abused and seek help.

Spousal Abuse

Spousal Abuse

March 19, 2011 by Ruby Hawk  
Published in Women

Spousal abuse is going on around us and we never see it. Women are ashamed of the abuse and hide it from family and friends.They make excuses for bruises and injuries and protect the abuser. Some women even think they deserve it. They think, "if only I didn’t make him mad" and walk around on tender hooks to avoid upsetting the abuser. There are Emergency Shelters with programs to help abused women. If you are abused you should seek their help.