domestic abuse

Lancôme’s new campaign features domestic abuse survivor to raise awareness

And it’s raising money, too.

Karen Fratti | September 19, 2016 - 6:04 pm

Kate Ranta’s case is a sad reminder of how often gun violence is domestic abuse

Four years ago, Ranta was allegedly shot by her husband in front of their son and survived.

Kylie Cheung | September 16, 2016 - 8:40 am

The “Perfect Victim” Mentality Has Shut Down Coverage Of Lindsay Lohan’s Assault

The formerly beloved and now largely forsaken Lindsay Lohan was assaulted on camera by her then-fiancé, Egor Tarabasoc, and yet the same media that loves to lambast her has remained alarmingly

Bronwyn Isaac | August 12, 2016 - 4:23 pm

The Florida Judge Who Jailed A Domestic Abuse Victim Got A Slight Punishment

The judge sent her to jail for missing her trial date and berated her in court (making her the worst judge ever in my book).

Karen Fratti | July 8, 2016 - 10:16 pm

Amber Heard’s Lawyers Say She Is A Victim, Comedian Doug Stanhope Says She’s A Liar

What a mess this is. In a world of he-said-she-said, everybody feels entitled to their own opinion, but watching what should be a private discussion play out messily in public…

Liz Magee | May 31, 2016 - 4:20 pm

Why Vanessa Paradis & Lily-Rose Depp’s Support For Johnny Depp Is A Huge Problem

When I say “this public support is a problem,” I don’t mean that it’s inherently problematic that Depp’s loved ones have his back. What’s a problem is the part where their

Kylie Cheung | May 30, 2016 - 11:03 am

Amber Heard Files Restraining Order Against Johnny Depp Amid Accusations Of Domestic Abuse

Whew, well this sucks ass. Looks like Johnny Depp was being violent with Amber Heard. I’m glad she’s getting out and protecting herself. Hopefully we can wrap her in a bit

Karen Fratti | May 27, 2016 - 2:10 pm

Chris Christie Just Vetoed A Bill To Prevent Domestic Abusers From Having Guns

Christie was probably tired of us feeling sorry for him, so he went out of his way to remind us what a dick he is.

Kylie Cheung | May 24, 2016 - 9:52 pm

How Anti-Transgender Bathroom Laws Are Ignoring The Real Threat To Women: Cisgender Men

The idea that we “need to keep transgender people out of women’s bathrooms to protect women and young girls.” is a rallying cry that not only creates a threat where none

Nico Lang | May 4, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Mississippi Says Domestic Abuse Is Not Grounds For Divorce, So Fuck That Mess

There are two types of divorce in the United States — no fault divorce and fault divorce – and each comes with its own list of grounds, i.e. the official reasons…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 26, 2016 - 11:46 am

Chris Brown Possibly Banned From New Zealand, Politician Tells Him To ‘Bugger Off’

Notorious woman beater and singer, Chris Brown, recently announced his upcoming December tour taking place in Auckland, New Zealand, but many people including politician and parliament member Judith Collins do…

Katrin Higher | September 19, 2015 - 12:30 pm

On Ray Rice, Domestic Violence, Police Brutality & The Choices Faced By Black Women

Late last week, the charges against football player Ray Rice were all dropped by a judge after the former Ravens running back completed the court ordered terms of his pretrial…

Tiffanie Drayton | May 26, 2015 - 9:10 am
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