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Time's Up descends on BAFTAs as Three Billboards picks up 5 awards - Toronto Star

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 23:33

Toronto Star
Time's Up descends on BAFTAs as Three Billboards picks up 5 awards
Toronto Star
In a statement, the group said the demonstration was intended to draw attention to Prime Minister Theresa May's domestic violence policies, which it called a “dangerous distraction” that will result in the arrests of more people who were abused. Many ...
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Domestic violence group seeks to promote workplace policies - FOX 61

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 15:47

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Domestic violence group seeks to promote workplace policies
FOX 61
HARTFORD — The Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence is hoping to work with Connecticut employers to enact workplace policies that support victims of domestic violence. Karen Jarmoc, the group's CEO, says plans are underway to convene a ...

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Canada's #MeToo Movement Stretches Limits Of Sexual Assault Support Centres - HuffPost Canada

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 10:12

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Canada's #MeToo Movement Stretches Limits Of Sexual Assault Support Centres
HuffPost Canada
... core funding to more than 400 victim service and violence against women programs. WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre receives hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding for specific projects, spokesman Colin Hynes said in an email. "This government is ...

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Lincoln police, victim advocates watch for more sexual misconduct reports on heels of #MeToo movement - Lincoln Journal Star

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 09:04

Lincoln Journal Star
Lincoln police, victim advocates watch for more sexual misconduct reports on heels of #MeToo movement
Lincoln Journal Star
... in reports alleging sexual harassment in the workplace. And she's gotten a few inquiries from private attorneys who had been approached. But it's mostly anecdotal so far. Typically, employees make initial reports to their employer. They may never ...

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Conference aims to boost support for domestic violence victims - theday.com

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:50

Conference aims to boost support for domestic violence victims
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Jarmoc noted that some employers don't have a domestic violence policy but are receptive to learning more. She said that warning signs in the workplace might include a husband visiting frequently, because “domestic violence is about power and control ...

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Conference aims to boost support for domestic violence victims - theday.com

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:50

Conference aims to boost support for domestic violence victims
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Jarmoc noted that some employers don't have a domestic violence policy but are receptive to learning more. She said that warning signs in the workplace might include a husband visiting frequently, because “domestic violence is about power and control ...

Black Panther Has A Message For Black Men: Trust Black Women - Refinery29

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 17:38

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Black Panther Has A Message For Black Men: Trust Black Women
Refinery29
In 1965 (when white women were just beginning to address the issues plaguing their households like domestic violence, workplace inequality, etc.), Daniel Lee Moynihan penned The Negro Family: The Case For National Action, also known as The Moynihan ...

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How to Stop Teen Dating Violence - TeenVogue.com

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 12:07

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How to Stop Teen Dating Violence
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It took a long time because I think that as little girls we are conditioned to believe that cruelty and love somehow have a connection." Sexual abuse begins by normalizing abusive behavior, at home and in the workplace, when young people begin to date ...

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Keeping credibly accused domestic abusers in the workplace endangers women - Washington Examiner

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:47

Washington Examiner
Keeping credibly accused domestic abusers in the workplace endangers women
Washington Examiner
The White House keeps spinning, but it seems increasingly clear the dustup over Rob Porter's resignation boils down to someone at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. not taking his ex-wives' allegations of domestic violence as seriously as they should have. Whether ...
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The Daily 202: Trump still hasn't nominated a director for the Violence Against Women office at the Justice DepartmentWashington Post

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Dress for Success to hold sale of professional women's attire - CT Post

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:51

CT Post
Dress for Success to hold sale of professional women's attire
CT Post
The program provides women within workplace programs, domestic violence shelters, job training programs and local colleges with professional attire and accessories they need for interviews and job fairs. “When you look good, you feel good, and a lot of ...

Australia is considering a paid leave law to help women leave abusive relationships - Quartz

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:21

Quartz
Australia is considering a paid leave law to help women leave abusive relationships
Quartz
Domestic violence is still largely, and falsely, considered a private matter, something that happens in the realm of the home, and is therefore not a workplace problem. But employees distracted with a volatile situation at home are less productive ...
The Daily 202: Trump still hasn't nominated a director for the Violence Against Women office at the Justice DepartmentWashington Post

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Despite costs, 65% of employers do not have a formal domestic violence policy - HR Dive

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 10:07

Despite costs, 65% of employers do not have a formal domestic violence policy
HR Dive
Violence between domestic partners is a workplace problem as much as a public health problem, reports Fortune. Figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that one in four women, one in 10 men and half of transgender people ...

State Democrats Targeting Domestic Abuse With Bills - Memphis Daily News

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 15:49

State Democrats Targeting Domestic Abuse With Bills
Memphis Daily News
Akbari contends domestic abuse is nothing to be “trivialized” or “politicized,” though she and Rep. G.A. Hardaway both criticized Trump's reaction to the most recent domestic assault allegations. “We're not gonna get what we need out of the White House ...

The Mormon Church Has A Domestic Violence Problem - HuffPost

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:55

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The Mormon Church Has A Domestic Violence Problem
HuffPost
Both Colbie Holderness and Jennifer Willoughby, Porter's two ex-wives, have stated that Mormon bishops had long ignored or minimized their reports of domestic abuse. As Holderness explained to The Daily Mail, after months of speaking to her religious ...

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We need to hear the marginalized voices of the MeToo movement? - CBA National (blog)

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:14

We need to hear the marginalized voices of the MeToo movement?
CBA National (blog)
Statistics show that Caucasian, heterosexual, cis-gendered men (whose gender identity corresponds with the sex the person had or was identified as having at birth) predominantly occupy positions of power and authority, while women are most often the ...

Can Netanyahu Weather the Latest Bribery Storm? - Bloomberg

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 06:16

Bloomberg
Can Netanyahu Weather the Latest Bribery Storm?
Bloomberg
Embattled president | U.S. President Donald Trump's aides are spending the week mired in controversy. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly is under increasing scrutiny for his handling of domestic violence allegations against former top aide Rob ...

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Domestic violence: Government checks on big employers for support measures - Daily Telegraph

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 06:04

Daily Telegraph
Domestic violence: Government checks on big employers for support measures
Daily Telegraph
Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence Pru Goward said it needed to be tackled in the workplace so it could be stamped out elsewhere. “We hope the results of this survey will allow us to gauge the current state of play in the workforce when ...

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Domestic violence costs women at work - The Business Journals

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 11:54

The Business Journals
Domestic violence costs women at work
The Business Journals
The Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence notes that 64 percent of domestic violence victims say their ability to work is impacted by abuse. Of those, 40 percent say their abuser harassed them at work. A study by the Maine Department of Labor and ...

Domestic violence costs women at work - The Business Journals

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 11:54

The Business Journals
Domestic violence costs women at work
The Business Journals
Of those, 40 percent say their abuser harassed them at work. A study by the Maine Department of Labor and Family Crisis Services found that 21 percent of offenders said they had contacted a victim at their workplace. Health care for a victim of ...

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Domestic violence costs women at work - Chicago Business Journal

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 11:54

Chicago Business Journal
Domestic violence costs women at work
Chicago Business Journal
Of those, 40 percent say their abuser harassed them at work. A study by the Maine Department of Labor and Family Crisis Services found that 21 percent of offenders said they had contacted a victim at their workplace. Health care for a victim of ...

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