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OCTOBER 2014

Wider Opportunities for Women Awarded US Department of Justice Grant, Wider Opportunities for Women, Washington, DC: October 21, 2014.

NNEDV Urges the U.S. Supreme Court to Uphold Conviction of Domestic Abusers' Online Threats, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: October 20, 2014. Read related Tech Safety Blog and NNEDV's Brief of Amici Curiae.

"The Duluth Model": Coordinated Community Response (CCR) Wins Prestigious International Prize for Best Policy Worldwide, Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs, Duluth, MN: October 14, 2014.

Upskirt Photos Don't Violate a Woman's Privacy, Rules D.C. Judge, Alanna Vagianos, The Huffington Post, October 10, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Men and Violence: Sizing Up How Men Size Up One Another, Geoffrey Mohan, Los Angeles Times, October 9, 2014. Copyright © 2014 LA Times.

Ruth M. Glenn Named NCADV's Executive Director, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Denver, CO: October 8, 2014.

It's On Us to Change the Conversation from #WhyIStayed to #HowIHelped, Kim Gandy, The Blog, The Huffington Post, October 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Announcing the Accountability Project, End The Backlog, October 2, 2014.

Blood, stalker, sex, tragic: Maroon 5's Animals video insults every woman, Jessica Valenti, The Guardian, October 1, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Guardian News and Media Limited.

Reflections on the 30th Anniversary of the Family Violence Prevention & Services Act, Marylouise Kelley, The Family Room Blog, Administration for Children & Families, Washington, DC: October 1, 2014.

 

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SEPTEMBER 2014

Presidential Proclamation ~ National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, The White House, Washington, DC: September 30, 2014.

Department of Justice Launches National Violence Reduction Network, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: September 29, 2014. See more about about Violence Reduction Network.

Activists Stress Urgency of Stalled Violence Bill, Nicole Deniflee, Women's eNews, New York, NY: September 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Legislation to Support Testing of Backlogged Rape Kits Goes to President's Desk, Feminist News, Arlington, VA: September 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Feminist Majority Foundation.

Attorney General Holder Announces $2.6 Million in Grants for Domestic Violence Homicide Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: September 22, 2014.

Domestic Violence Shelters Across the Country Receive $3 Million in Grants from the Mary Kay Foundation, Mary Kay Foundation, Dallas, TX: September 22, 2014.

Here is Powerful Proof that Abusive Words are Literally Weapons, Cate Matthews, The Huffington Post, September 19, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

NAESV Partners with "It's On Us" Campaign, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Washington, DC: September 19, 2014. Visit It'sOnUs.

MacArthur Fellows Program ~ Meet the Class of 2014: Sarah Deer, MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, IL: September 17, 2014.

Biden announces White House Summit on Civil Rights and Equal Protection for Women, M. Barnett, American Mothers of Lost Children, September 13, 2014.

NNEDV Honors VAWA's 20th Anniversary and Calls for Ongoing Action, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: September 9, 2014.

Standing Up for Women's Civil Rights, 20 Years After VAWA (fact sheet), The White House, Washington, DC: September 9, 2014. Read report.

Presidential Proclamation ~ Twentieth Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act, The White House, Washington, DC: September 9, 2014.

CDC: Nearly 1 in 5 women have been raped, Elahe Izadi, The Washington Post, September 5, 2014. Copyright © 1996-2014 The Washington Post.

 

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AUGUST 2014

MensWork group joins Centers for Women and Families, WDRB-TV, Louisville, KY: August 27, 2014. Copyright © 2014 WDRB News.

In US, a decline in domestic violence, Stacy Teicher Khadaroo, The Christian Science Monitor, August 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Christian Science Monitor.

Presidential Proclamation ~ Women's Equality Day, 2014, The White House, Washington, DC: August 25, 2014. Read related blog posting.

Kevin Beckner: The way forward: A safe and sound Hillsborough, The Tampa Bay Tribune, August 24, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Tampa Media Group, LLC. See strategic plan and read news release.

26 Percent of Female Scientists Say They've Been Sexually Assaulted Doing Fieldwork, Indre Viskontas, Mother Jones, August 22, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress.

NBC's Tamron Hall Shares Heartbreaking Stories of Domestic Violence, posted by For Harriet, Shine, August 20, 2014. Copyright © 2010-2014 Shine.

Ask a Grown Man: Stephen Colbert (video), Dreiblatt, Stand Up To Bullying, Manchester Center, VT: August 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Stand Up To Bullying -- Balance Educational Services, LLC.

 

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JULY 2014

On Heels of First-Ever Senate Hearing on Intersection of Gun Violence and Domestic Violence, Gabby Giffords and Women Leaders Announce Leadership Network to Help Protect Women in U.S., Americans for Responsible Solutions, Washington, DC: July 30, 2014.

First National, Online Searchable Domestic Violence Provider Database Set to Launch, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Theresa's Fund, July 29, 2014.

28 Famous Men Who Prove You Don't Need to be a Woman to be a Feminist, Alanna Vagianos, The Huffington Post, July 25, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

NNEDV Honors and Celebrates the Legacy of Tillie Black Bear, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: July 25, 2014.

In Honor of Tillie Black Bear (video), National Indigenous Women's Resource Center, Lame Deer, MT: July 24, 2014. See "Honoring Tillie Black Bear, the Grandmother of Our Movement".

The National Center for Victims of Crime Remembers Tillie Black Bear, The National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC: July 23, 2014.

Suzanne Blue Star Boy Remembers Women's Leader Tillie Black Bear, V-Day, New York, NY: July 23, 2014.

A Humanitarian Call to Action: Unaccompanied Alien Children at the Southwest Border, ABA Commission on Immigration,Washington, DC: July 18, 2014.

Let's write a better domestic violence law for Louisiana, Jarvis DeBerry, The New Orleans TImes-Picayune, July 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 NOLA Media Group.

Verizon Launches "Because Voices Have Power", Cameka Crawford, Verizon Wireless, July 15, 2014.

Why does everyone feel so sorry for men accused of being predators?, Jessica Valenti, The Guardian, July 14, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Guardian News and Media Limited.

The Data of Hate, Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, The New York Times, Washington, DC: July 12, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The New York Times Company.

Fox News' "Outnumbered" thinks domestic violence is hilarious and charming, Katie McDonough, Salon, July 11, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Salon Media Group, Inc.

It's Time for a New Multiracial, Cross-Class Movement, Peter Edelman, The Nation, July 10, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Nation.

ACTION ALERT (re: Blumenthal / Murphy Domestic Violence Amendment) ~ PLEASE TAKE ACTION, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: July 9, 2014. Read Lori Jackson Amendment and see list of Senators co-sponsoring the underlying Sportsmen's bill.

The Hypocrisy of America's Political Priorities, In One Hand-Drawn Image, Marcie Bianco, Mic, New York, NY: July 7, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Mic Network, Inc.

Speaker's Bill to Better Serve Victims of Violence and Abuse Signed by Governor Brown, Office of Toni G. Atkins, Speaker of the Assembly, Sacramento, CA: July 7, 2014.

We Heart: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Dissent and Everything That Accompanies It, Simone Lieban Levine, Blog, Ms. Magazine, July 3, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Ms. Magazine.

The Nudie Tee: the new embodiment of sexism in sport, Jane Martinson, The Women's Blog, The Guardian, July 1, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Guardian News and Media Limited.

Over 300 Organizations Committed to Ending Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Human Trafficking Write to House Majority Leadership Urging Immigration Reform, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: July 1, 2014. Review fact sheet and read letter.

 

 

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JUNE 2014

Jewish Women International Horrified by Recent Supreme Court Rulings, Jewish Women International, June 30, 2014.

How Did the FBI Miss Over 1 Million Rapes?, Soraya Chemaly, The Nation, June 27, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Nation.

Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics, Joan Meier, The Blog, The Huffington Post, June 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Robin Thicke's video: further evidence that we're romancing the stalker-esque, Jessica Valenti, The Guardian, June 24, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Guardian News and Media Limited.

How the value put on two-parent families is dangerous for domestic violence survivors, Maya Dusenbery, Feministing, June 23, 2014.

New York Times refutes Washington Post's dangerous domestic violence claims: "Two-parent households can be lethal", Katie McDonough, Salon, June 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Salon Media Group, Inc.

American Time Use Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington, DC: June 18, 2014.

Blumenthal Introduces Legislation to Protect Domestic Violence Survivors from Gun Violence, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, Washington, DC: June 17, 2014. Review bill, one pager of the bill and Blog posting.

I Am Looking Back and Ready to Say #YesAllWomen, Rita Henley Jensen, Women's eNews, June 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Ruling could give victims of domestic violence an easier path to unemployment benefits, Mike Debonis, The Washington Post, June 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Washington Post Company.

This is How a Domestic Violence Victims Falls Through the Cracks, Melissa Jeltsen, The Huffington Post, Berryville, AR: June 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Dear NFL, Stop Fumbling the Ball on Sex Violence, Sarah Vassello, Women's eNews, June 13, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Supporting and Honoring Older Victims of Abuse on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2014, The OVW Blog, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: June 13, 2014.

Broken Immigration System Failing Women, Children, Andrea Cristina Mercado, Women's eNews, June 12, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

D.C. Coalition Against Domestic Violence Calls on Washington Post to Take Responsibility for 'Dangerous' Opinion Pieces, Sarah Anne Hughes, dcist, Washington, DC: June 11, 2014. Copyright © 2003-2014 Gothamist LLC. Tweet using #WaPoHeadlines.

Pat Robertson: Don't 'get your father busted' if he threatens mom with a gun, David Edwards, The Raw Story, June 11, 2014. Copyright © 2004-2014 Raw Story Media, Inc.

Bureau of Justice Statistics Recognized for Studies on Prison Rape, The Justice Blog, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: June 5, 2014.

PreventIPV Launches, IPV Prevention Council c/o National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Harrisburg, PA: June 5, 2014. See website, postcard and inaugural newsletter.

A Step Closer to Landmark Reform ~ EndTheBacklog ~ Take Action Now, EndTheBacklog, June 5, 2014.

Senate Bill Would Ban Stalking Apps and Save Women's Lives, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: June 4, 2014.

Take Action for Immigration Reform on Behalf of Immigrant Survivors, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: June 4, 2014. See backgrounder, advocates for survivors urge Congress to act and summary of important protections.

Victims of Serial Rapist Transform Oregon Law, Ann Marie Cunningham, Women's eNews, June 4, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Woman Posts Domestic Violence Selfies to Facebook, Melissa Jeltsen, The Huffington Post, June 2, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

 

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MAY 2014

Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America Thank Congressman Mike Thompson for Leadership on Gun Violence Prevention, Everytown for Gun Safety, May 30, 2014.

Presidential Proclamation ~ Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month, 2014, The White House, Washington, DC: May 30, 2014.

Wider Opportunities for Women Names New President and CEO, Wider Opportunities for Women, Washington, DC: May 29, 2014.

Sara Barber Named SCCADVASA's Executive Director (scroll down), South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Columbia, SC: May 28, 2014.

The Future of the Telephone Hotline, Paul Hiebert, Pacific Standard, May 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Pacific Standard and The Miller-McCune Center for Research, Media and Public Policy.

'I know what it is to be bullied': How 'world's ugliest woman' Lizzie Velasquez is turning her story into a documentary to help others overcome their tormentors, Associated Press, Daily Mail, May 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Associated Newspapers Ltd.

CCADV Announces New Executive Director, Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Denver, CO: May 20, 2014.

What is Ageism and Why Should I Care?, Lauren Rosenthal, Everyday Feminism, May 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Everyday Feminism.

FBI Releases 2013 Preliminary Statistics for Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the Line of Duty, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, DC: May 12, 2014.

Texas Says It Will Ignore Rules Designed to Prevent Rape of Minors in Prisons, Matthew Fleischer, takepart, May 10, 2014.

Gov. Perry Celebrates Texas Women's Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees, Office of the Governor, May 6, 2014. Watch video, see program, read Trail Blazers Blog posting and visit Texas Women's Hall of Fame. Note: NCDSV's Debby Tucker was inducted.

Tada! Teen Voices at Women's eNews Launches Tonight, Katina Paron, Women's eNews, May 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

 

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APRIL 2014

Hollywood's Leading Men Star in Powerful PSA about Sexual Assault, Katie Dries, Jezebel, April 29, 2014.

NAESV Applauds Recommendations of White House Task Force to Protect Students, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Washington, DC: April 29, 2014. Review recommendations and visit website.

We're Covering the National Mall in a Giant Quilt for Victims of Sexual Assault, Rebecca Nagle, The Blog, The Huffington Post, Washington, DC: April 28, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Office on Violence Against Women Announces Two New Grants to Support Prosecutorial and Victim Services in Rural and Tribal Communities in the Bakken Region, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: April 25, 2014.

LGBT Advocates Commend New VAWA Non-Discrimination Guidance, Urge Other Federal Agencies to Follow Lead, New York City Anti-Violence Project, National Center for Transgender Equality, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project and Human Rights Campaign, April 24, 2014. See FAQs.

The NRA Quietly Backs Down on Domestic Violence, Laura Bassett and Christina Wilkie, The Huffington Post, Washington, DC: April 22, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Department of Justice Announces University Tour by Administration Officials to Raise Awareness of Campus Sexual Assault, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: April 21, 2014. To learn more about the campus tour, follow #SafetyonCampus through social media.

Lawmakers Broadening Their Focus to Fight Against an Array of Sex Crimes, Jennifer Steinhauer, The New York Times, Washington, DC: April 21, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The New York Times Company.

More laws, more violence?, Nancy Gertner and Emily Baker-White, The Boston Globe, April 21, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC.

Arizona tribe set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law, Sari Horwtiz, The Washington Post, Pascua Yaqui Indian Reservation, AZ: April 18, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Washington Post Company.

Domestic Violence Accounted for about a Fifth of All Violent Victimizations between 2003 and 2012, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Washington, DC: April 17, 2014. See report.

Why can't we do more for victims of crime?, Editorial Board, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA: April 17, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Los Angeles Times.

Indian Courts Prop Door Open for Rape Survivors, Swapna Majumdar, Women's eNews, New Delhi, IN: April 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

War On Women, Stop Abuse Campaign, posted April 16, 2014.

Five Ways to Stop Criminalizing Victimized Girls, Jeanette Pai-Espinosa, Women's eNews, April 15, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Spending My Life Ending Sexual Violence, I Think the Government Should Spend Some Too, Terri Poore, The Blog, The Huffington Post, April 15, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Justice Department Honors Crime Victims, Advocates, and Teams for Exceptional Perseverance and Innovation, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: April 9, 2014.

VAWA 2013 Nondiscrimination Provision: Making Programs Accessible to all Victims of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, and Stalking, OVW Blog, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: April 9, 2014. Read FAQs.

Women Hungry for Immigration Reform Stage Fasts, Reem Zubaidi, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: April 9, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Carol Robles-Román Appointed President and CEO of Legal Momentum ~ Nation's Oldest Nonprofit Legal Group Dedicated to Advancing the Rights of Women and Girls, Legal Momentum, New York, NY: April 8, 2014.

Battered, Homeless, Afraid: A Costly Intersection, Hajer Naili, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: April 7, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Children see domestic violence that often goes unreported, research finds, American Psychological Association, Washington, DC: April 7, 2014. Copyright © 2014 AAAS.

National award honors 29 leaders in sexual violence prevention, National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Enola, PA: April 7, 2014.

NC police have new tool for domestic violence, WRAL-TV, Raleigh, NC: April 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Associated Press.

Join NNEDV & the Allstate Foundation as we say 'No More' to Financial Abuse this April, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: April 4, 2014. See graphics.

National Leaders Issue White House Recommendations on Campus Sexual Assaults, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape and National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Enola, PA: April 2, 2014. See recommendations.

Launch of National Te Invito Campaign, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: April 1, 2014. See toolkit.

To curb murders in Kansas City, anti-violence groups must cooperate, The Kansas City Star, Kansas City, NC: April 1, 2014. Copyright ©The Kansas City Star.

The Deal Cantor Requested to End War on Women, Barry Goldstein, Stop Abuse Campaign Blog, April 2014.

 

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MARCH 2014

Avon Foundation for Women Announces Winners of 3rd Avon Global Communications Awards for Speaking Out About Violence Against Women, Avon Foundation for Women, New York, NY: March 31, 2014.

National leaders usher in Sexual Assault Awareness Month, National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Enola, PA: March 31, 2014.

Presidential Proclamation ~ National Child Abuse Prevention Month, 2014, The White House, Washington, DC: March 31, 2014.

Presidential Proclamation ~ National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, 2014, The White House, Washington, DC: March 31, 2014.

White House to Honor Gun Violence Prevention Champions of Change, The White House, Washington, DC: March 31, 2014.

Momentous Supreme Court Ruling Will Save Lives, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Denver, CO: March 26, 2014. See opinion.

Supreme Court Keeps Guns Away from Domestic Violence Abusers, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 26, 2014. See opinion.

Sweeping Ruling on Domestic Violence, Adam Liptak, The New York Times, Washington, DC: March 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The New York Times Company.

Feminists Take to Twitter to Explain that Rape Culture is Alive and Well, Tara Culp-Ressler, Think Progress, March 25, 2014. Copyright © 2005-2014 Center for American Progress Action Fund.

Hotline President Katie Ray-Jones Testifies in Washington, Blog, The National Domestic Violence Hotline, Austin, TX: March 25, 2014. Read testimony.

To Flee Abuse, Immigrants Need to Keep Car Keys, Azadeh N. Shahshahani, Women's eNews, Atlanta, GA: March 25, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

A Year After VAWA, Still More Work to Be Done, Mark Kirschenbaum, The Blog, The Huffington Post, March 25, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Jimmy Carter: Violence Against Women is the Most Pervasive Human Rights Violation in the World, Tara Culp-Ressler, Think Progress, March 24, 2014. Copyright © 2005-2014 Center for American Progress Action Fund.

Domestic violence victim advocates: Cop culture must change, Diana Novak, Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago, IL: March 22, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC.

This Is What 80 Looks Like, Gail Collins, The New York Times, March 22, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The New York Times Company.

Fix Florida's broken child welfare system, Bradenton Herald, March 21, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Bradenton Herald.

Chicago Domestic Violence Task Force Aims to Target Those at Risk, Ted Cox, DNAinfo Chicago, Chicago, IL: March 20, 2014. Copyright © 2009-2014 DNAinfo.com.

Ending Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in the United States, posted by Lynn Rosenthal, The White House Blog, The White House, Washington, DC: March 20, 2014.

Indian Women Channel Rape Outrage into Elections, Swapna Majumdar, Women's eNews, New Delhi, IN: March 20, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Launch of Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative, HumanRights.gov, March 20, 2014.

Vital Voices Global Partnership, the Avon Foundation for Women with Avon Foundation Global Ambassador Fergie, and the U.S. Department of State Launch New Initiative, Avon Foundation for Women, Washington, DC: March 20, 2014.

Women Rule speakers announced, POLITICO, March 20, 2014. Copyright © 2014 POLITICO LLC.

Groundbreaking Effort Launches to Increase Private Sector Support to End Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, NO MORE, Washington, DC: March 19, 2014. Texas Nonprofits published this news release.

Ending All Violence Against Women Worldwide, Cindy Dyer, The Hill, March 18, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Capitol Hill Publishing Corp.

Opinion: Dottie Sandusky was also groomed, Angela Trout, LancasterOnline, March 18, 2014. Copyright © 2014 LancasterOnline.

Analysis shows soaring Arizona abuse caseloads, Bob Christie, Associated Press, Arizona Capitol Times, Phoenix, AZ: March 17, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Arizona Capitol Times.

Benton inducted into Hall of Fame, Barry Foster, News-Sun, March 16, 2014. Copyright © 2014 News-Sun.

The realities of intimate partner homicide, Janine Zweig, MetroTrends Blog, Urban Institute, Washington, DC: March 14, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Urban Institute.

Women: When We Succeed, We Can Also Escape Abuse, Lisalyn R. Jacobs, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: March 13, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

The Girl Who Saw Too Much, Skip Hollandsworth, Texas Monthly, Austin, TX: March 12, 2014. Copyright © 1973-2014 Emmis Publishing LP.

Take It from Me: D.C. Rape Bill Needs More Muscle, Marisa Ferri, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: March 11, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

International Women's Day, Sherri McCoy, Avon's Calling Blog, Avon, New York, NY: March 10, 2014.

Rep. Kyle Tasker: '50,000 battered women and I still eat mine plain', miscellany: blue, March 10, 2014.

It's Time to Inspire Change to End Domestic Violence in Honor of International Women's Day, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 8, 2014.

To End the Abuse, She Grabbed a Knife, Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times, Atlanta, GA: March 8, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The New York Times Company.

824 Missing Women in Canada All Have One Shocking Thing in Common, Zac Cheney-Rice, Policymic, March 7, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Mic Network Inc.

Progress Marked on One Year Anniversary of 2013 Violence Against Women Act, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 7, 2014.

'Sluts are Just Whores in Training," and Other Wisdom Offered by a Sitting Arkansas Judge, Ian Millhiser, Think Progress, March 7, 2014. Copyright © 2005-2014 Center for American Progress Action Fund.

Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy on the One-Year Anniversary of the Enactment of the Leahy-Crapo Violence Against Women Act, Senator Patrick Leahy, Washington, DC: March 7, 2014.

Violence against women 'pandemic' in Mexico, Anahi Rama and Lizbeth Diaz, Reuters, Ecatepec, MX: March 7, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Thomson Reuters.

You Need to Watch this Video, But Its Ending Will Disturb You, Ron Dicker, The Huffington Post, March 7, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Abusing Women is Criminal, Not Cultural, Kelly Rutherford, The Blog, The Huffington Post, March 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

The Celebrity Role Model Pixel Reveal Campaign: Ending Violence Against Women, One Pixel at a Time, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence and The Pixel Project, March 6, 2014.

States ~ and victims ~ grapple with 'upskirt' laws against voyeurism, Ray Sanchez, CNN, March 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Cable News Network.

Study: Domestic Violence Takes a Heavy Toll, Hajer Naili, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: March 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

Nationwide Survey Reveals Urgent Need for Increased Funding for Domestic Violence Service Providers, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 6, 2014. Read survey.

FACT SHEET: Combating Violence Against Women ~ Funding in the President's FY 2015 Budget Aims to Reduce Backlog of Untested Rape Kits and Assist Prosecution of Sexual Assault Cases, The White House, Washington, DC: March 5, 2014.

2015 President's Budget Restores & Increases Resources for Victims, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 4, 2014.

If He's Sexually Aggressive in Bars, It's Not Because He's Drunk, Maanvi Singh, Shots Blog, NPR, March 3, 2014. Copyright © 2014 NPR.

Presidential Proclamation ~ Women's History Month, 2014, The White House, Washington, DC: March 1, 2014.

The Gentle Catalyst, Ashley Lauren Samsa, Teaching Tolerance (number 46), Montgomery, AL: Spring 2014. Copyright © 2014 Southern Poverty Law Center.

 

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FEBRUARY 2014

Judge accuses woman with Down syndrome of not acing like a victim in rape trial, Scott Kaufman, The Raw Story, February 28, 2014. Copyright © 2004-2014 Raw Story Media, Inc.

Violence Intervention Program, Inc. Calls for Immediate Enforcement of the NYPD's Language-Line Translation Services Requirements, Violence Intervention Program, Inc., New York, NY: February 28, 2014.

Why Our Revolution has Just Begun, Gloria Steinem, Ms. Magazine Blog, February 27, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Ms. Magazine.

New Report Highlights Devastating Impact on Domestic Violence, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: February 26, 2014. See report.

Seven things you should know about Jo Comerford, Megan Woolhouse, The Boston Globe, February 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC.

Violence against women costs Italy billions, The Local, Rome, IT: February 20, 2014.

Rapes are up under new FBI definition, Niraj Chokshi, GovBeat Blog, The Washington Post, February 18, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Washington Post Company.

Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy on the One Year Anniversary of Senate Passage of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013, Senator Patrick Leahy, Washington, DC: February 12, 2014.

Department of Justice Announces Three Tribes to Implement Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction Under VAWA 2013, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: February 6, 2014.

White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault Invites Participation in Public Listening Sessions, Bea Hanson, OVW Blog, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: February 6, 2014. Register for listening session.

In the Name of Love ~ Online Namibian Art Exhibit Bringing Global Awareness to Gender-Based Violence, UN AIDS, Victims2Survivors and Jana's Campaign, February 2014.

 

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JANUARY 2014

Presidential Proclamation ~ National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month, 2014, The White House, Washington, DC: January 31, 2014.

Video: Super Bowl Brings NYC Trafficking Warning, Hajer Naili, Women's eNews, New York, NY: January 31, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

President Obama Models Men's Leadership in Halting Sexual Assault, Jackson Katz, The Blog, The Huffington Post, January 28, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

Private Violence Is Our 2014 True Life Fund Film, True / False Film Fest, Columbia, MO: January 23, 2014. Copyright © 2014 True / False Film Fest.

Avon Foundation for Women Awards More Than $2.1 Million in 2013 Year-End Grants to Domestic Violence Organizations Across the United States, Avon Foundation for Women, New York, NY: January 22, 2014.

Memorandum ~ Establishing a White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault, The White House, Washington, DC: January 22, 2014.

NAESV Applauds Obama Administration's Renewed Commitment to Address Sexual Assault, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Washington, DC: January 22, 2014.

NYWF Alumnae, Rosemonde Pierre-Louis as Commissioner of the Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence, The New York Women's Foundation, New York, NY: January 22, 2014.

Durham filmmaker premieres documentary about battered women, Glenn McDonald, News & Observer, Raleigh, NC: January 18, 2014. Copyright © 2014 News & Observer.

2014 Budget Restores & Increases Resources for Victims, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: January 17, 2014. See VAWA and Related Programs Appropriations for FYs '12, '13, '14 and '15.

"Private Violence" accepted for 2014 Sundance Film Festival, Waitt Institute for Violence Prevention, North Sioux City, SD: January 13, 2014.

NNEDV Disappointed by Maryville Rape Case Announcement, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: January 10, 2014.

MCADSV reacts to Maryville case, Missouri Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence, Jefferson City, MO: January 9, 2014.

Elementary School Principal gets community service in connection to Steubenville rape case, Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence and National Sexual Violence Resource Center, January 8, 2014.

 

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