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Red Pill director says men's rights issues being drowned out by mudslinging - CBC.ca

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 18:54

CBC.ca
Red Pill director says men's rights issues being drowned out by mudslinging
CBC.ca
The 2016 movie follows U.S.-based filmmaker Cassie Jaye as she interviews those involved in the men's rights movement and spends time discussing some of its issues, including child custody, suicide rates, workplace deaths and domestic abuse against men ...

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Redwood City police: Man involved in domestic dispute dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound - The Mercury News

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 18:31

The Mercury News
Redwood City police: Man involved in domestic dispute dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound
The Mercury News
REDWOOD CITY — A 43-year-old man fatally shot himself in the face Tuesday after showing up at his ex-wife's workplace and threatening her with a handgun, capping a string of domestic violence incidents that began earlier this month, police said.
Police say Redwood City man killed himself after visiting ex-wife's workKGO-TV
Armed man shows up to ex-wife's work in Redwood City, kills selfSan Mateo Daily Journal

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Have your say on changes to protect domestic violence victim - Scoop - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 22:07

Have your say on changes to protect domestic violence victim - Scoop
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
The Justice and Electoral Committee want to hear what New Zealanders think of a new bill proposing changes to workplace laws, to better protect victims of ...

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Mahila Rakshak looks beyond women's safety in Tirupati - The Hindu

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 20:37

The Hindu
Mahila Rakshak looks beyond women's safety in Tirupati
The Hindu
Child sexual abuse, child labour, crime against women at workplace, domestic violence, exam stress, attack on the elderly, harassment of the marginalised social sections, and infatuation and elopement tendency in adolescents are some of the areas they ...

Researchers involved in OCHU-backed study have Sarnia connection - Sarnia Observer

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 16:05

Sarnia Observer
Researchers involved in OCHU-backed study have Sarnia connection
Sarnia Observer
Violence in the health-care system is pervasive and growing, says one author of a new study calling for more sector funding, and legislation that specifically criminalizes violence against health-care workers. “It's so normalized now that you might as ...

Sask. domestic violence bill calls for help on rental agreements, protection at work - CBC.ca

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 13:48

CBC.ca
Sask. domestic violence bill calls for help on rental agreements, protection at work
CBC.ca
The opposition NDP has introduced a bill it hopes will help victims of domestic violence. The bill, introduced by NDP Critic for Women Nicole Sarauer, would help victims get out of rental agreements and give them protection in the workplace. "The high ...

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How is Domestic Violence Impacting the Workplace in China? - The Asia Foundation - In Asia

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 20:20

The Asia Foundation - In Asia
How is Domestic Violence Impacting the Workplace in China?
The Asia Foundation - In Asia
However, as the mobility rate of working people increases, their connection to community, where they would traditionally access anti-domestic violence information and services, is weakening. In contrast, the workplace is becoming the place where a ...

Defence combating family and domestic violence - Defence Connect

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 14:33

Defence Connect
Defence combating family and domestic violence
Defence Connect
The new strategy sets out the principles and strategies the department will use to support personnel and their families who are affected by family and domestic violence to create a more supportive and responsive workplace. Minister Payne said there was ...

Councillor Richard Pootmans named to police commission - 660 News

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 23:24

660 News
Councillor Richard Pootmans named to police commission
660 News
The two term councillor says he's very interested in addressing the issues surrounding quality of the workplace, especially those involving women. “Brian Thiessen's commission tells us we have a ... “I'm very interested in the domestic violence issue ...

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Council appoints Coun. Richard Pootmans to Calgary Police Commission - Calgary Sun

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 22:49

Calgary Sun
Council appoints Coun. Richard Pootmans to Calgary Police Commission
Calgary Sun
Pootmans said "there are a number of issues" that are front and centre for the commission and for Calgarians, including the fentanyl crisis, domestic violence and "respectful workplace" issues within the police service. "Both the police chief and the ...

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Coun. Richard Pootmans appointed to Calgary Police Commission replacing Colley-Urquhart - Calgary Herald

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 22:09

Calgary Herald
Coun. Richard Pootmans appointed to Calgary Police Commission replacing Colley-Urquhart
Calgary Herald
Pootmans said “there are a number of issues” that are front and centre for the commission and for Calgarians, including the fentanyl crisis, domestic violence and “respectful workplace” issues within the police service. “Both the police chief and the ...

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High EU court: workplace headscarf ban not discriminatory - 660 News

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 08:13

660 News
High EU court: workplace headscarf ban not discriminatory
660 News
It also appeared directed at U.S. President Donald Trump's expansion of a ban on federal aid to international organizations that provide abortions or abortion information — and to Russia for new legislation decriminalizing some forms of domestic violence.

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OPINION: Want to alleviate domestic violence? Enact paid leave - Local Xpress

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 09:50

Local Xpress
OPINION: Want to alleviate domestic violence? Enact paid leave
Local Xpress
Domestic violence, generally, in the past, has not been viewed as a workplace issue, but it must be, and here's why: People in crisis just don't leave those abusive situations at home when they head to work each day. Domestic violence continues to ...

Health-care workers face 'epidemic of violence' - Toronto Star

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 05:01

Toronto Star
Health-care workers face 'epidemic of violence'
Toronto Star
In the wake of Dupont's death the province introduced legislation requiring employers to have programs in place to deal with workplace violence and harassment. ... “I was scandalized by how much it was replicating all the features of domestic violence.

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Showing you care with JMMB - Jamaica Gleaner

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 01:09

Jamaica Gleaner
Showing you care with JMMB
Jamaica Gleaner
... woman mandate, Woman Inc. "Woman Inc is a voluntary, non-profit and non-governmental organisation dedicated to providing assistance to victims of rape, incest, domestic crisis, sexual harassment at the workplace and domestic violence," she added.

Domestic violence presentation a 'Tip Top' success - myPolice (press release) (blog)

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 22:19

myPolice (press release) (blog)
Domestic violence presentation a 'Tip Top' success
myPolice (press release) (blog)
This morning (March 13) police from Logan District Crime Prevention Unit attended the Tip Top bakery located in Herbert Street, Slacks Creek for a presentation on domestic violence. Acting Sergeant Sharon Macrae and I presented two sessions to discuss ...

NT Police officers suspended over drug, domestic violence and child pornography claims - NT News

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 10:34

NT News
NT Police officers suspended over drug, domestic violence and child pornography claims
NT News
His arrest follows another incident leading to a police officer being investigated for domestic violence. The officer was reportedly locked in the watch house following an altercation with his partner. A third matter is being investigated by Australian ...

Duluth rallies against domestic violence - Budgeeter News

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 16:07

Budgeeter News
Duluth rallies against domestic violence
Budgeeter News
Organizers also rallied for earned sick and safe time, which they said protects victims of domestic violence who need to take off if they feel their safety is threatened at work. Beaver also suggested attendees check with their workplaces to see if ...
Nurses praise bill supporting victims of domestic violenceNew Zealand Doctor Online

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Advocates push for domestic violence rights - HRM Canada

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 08:12

HRM Canada
Advocates push for domestic violence rights
HRM Canada
``That legislation was put in place because of some real-life tragedies in which individuals were murdered in the workplace due to a violent relationship,'' she said. The Ontario law says if employers are aware of domestic violence in a worker's home ...

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Lack of data hindering research, says Hosein - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 21:52

Trinidad & Tobago Express
Lack of data hindering research, says Hosein
Trinidad & Tobago Express
... only in domestic violence, but it's street-based, taxi and workplace harassment. What's game in presenting women as victims alone? What's at stake in calling for a focus on psychological and emotional violence? There is violence against women by women.

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