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The Conservative Ideas The Koch Brothers Want To Sneak Into Schools

The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction last week encouraged high school teachers to use a history curriculum drafted by a group funded …

Affordable Care Act

Twitter Rolls Out A New Way To Report Harrasment And Block Users

The new feature will be available to everyone in the next few weeks.<p>Twitter is rolling out a new, easier way to report or block a Twitter account for harassment. The new feature, rolled out to a a few small groups of users, according to a company blog post, allows users to quickly select the option …

Twitter releases improved tools for reporting abuse and harassment

The company has been criticized for weak responses to violent threats<p>After receiving much criticism for its handling of threats on the service, Twitter is announcing some improvements to its process for reporting abuse. Starting today, the company is rolling out what it says is a more streamlined …

Social Media

Blocked on Twitter: Software’s limits in the fight against online hate

There was a glorious few minutes the other day when many people in my Twitter feed were high-fiving each other for being on an SJW autoblock list. It functions by automatically blocking a list of "key" SJWs and all of their followers. Its Twitter account, @sjwautoblocker (which has been suspended), …

Twitter creates new harassment reporting process for victims, witnesses

Twitter is trying to make it easier for victims and witnesses of online harassment to report it.<p>The short messaging service said Tuesday that the new …

Pew Research Center

Taking Action Against Sexual Violence and Harassment

Ontario Newsroom<p>Premier Kathleen Wynne Announces Initiatives to Raise Awareness, Enhance Prevention and Support Victims of Sexual Violence and …

Kathleen Wynne announces measures to curb sexual violence, harassment | The Star

The Ontario government is introducing a slew of measures to curb sexual violence and harassment in the wake of the Jian Ghomeshi scandal.<p>Premier …

Twitter Gives Harassed Users a Little Ammo | Social Networking

Twitter on Tuesday announced a revamp of its system for reporting abuse on its service.<p>"In our continuing effort to make your Twitter experience …

Social Media

Why The Domestic Violence Community Is Cheering On Janay Rice

Janay Rice's public comments are being heard and analyzed by domestic violence experts. And for the most part, advocates have applauded the wife of …

Domestic Violence

What we need to remember when we talk about domestic violence

We were all horrified when, earlier this fall, footage leaked of NFL running back Ray Rice knocking his then-fiancée Janay Palmer unconscious in an …

Help Us #BeTheSolution and Raise Domestic Violence Awareness

FamilySocial Good<p>— December 2, 2014<p>20<p>Pin<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>Stumble<p>Reddit<p>There are many things my daughter has learned from my husband. She knows how to …

Georgia: Confronting Domestic Violence

The issue of domestic violence is moving to the forefront of public attention in Georgia after a series of killings of women at the hands of their …

Sociology

Jane Gilmore should stop with the rubbish domestic violence games

Jane Gilmore, writing in the feminist propaganda online rag Daily Life, gives us a thorough dose of the Sacred Babble of Feminism while she lectures …

'Failure to Protect' Laws Punish Victims of Domestic Violence

As a criminal defense attorney, some of the most horrific stories I see involve the abuse or neglect of children. When a child is starved, hurt, caged, or even beaten to death, we all scream out for justice. We want to make sure those who abuse children pay, and we as a society often push for the …

Women's Aid - Domestic violence service in Ireland

Day Eleven: Abuse increases health risks<p>Women who have experienced domestic violence are at an increased risk of depression and suicide attempts; …

Opinion: We all have a role to play in ending violence against women

It has been 25 years since 14 women were murdered at Montreal’s École Polytechnique, yet women and girls in Canada still face violence in their …

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TRANSFORMATION THROUGH COLLABORATION<p>TH<p>/ 09TH MARCH 2018<p>From urban sprawl to front crawl: E.ON captures heat from thin air to re-imagine city streets …

North America

Does your wife deserve a slap?

Repeated domestic violence would not happen with proper coordination between the police, the Social Welfare Department, the courts and the …

New Study Shows Heightened Child Abuse Threat

<b>A reckoning is coming</b> in child protection.<p>On December 2, the new and increasingly influential Children's Data Network partnered with the California Child Welfare Indicators Project to release a slew of studies showing that one in seven of all California babies born in 2006 and 2007 had been …

Relationship breakdowns are a risk to wellbeing

A groundbreaking study revealed between one-third and half of adults experiencing divorce and separation report levels of mental distress high enough …

Mental Health

Family Law Reform Conference Report

Here are some notes about the things that struck me when attending the Divorce Corp. Family Law Reform conference, November 15-16 in Washington, …

Legal How-To: Modifying Holiday Child-Custody Plans Out of Court

<b>1. Draft an Informal Custody Modification Agreement.</b><p>You and your ex both want what's best for your children, so you and your partner may be able to …

Tips to Representing Yourself in Court for Child Custody, Visitation or Child Support

Make no mistake about it, you can be successful serving as your own counsel in a child custody, child visitation or child support hearing. However, …