We are asking that The Chicago Tribune lead the charge for more responsible media coverage of domestic violence by following standards in the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (WSCADV) guide for journalists covering domestic violence. Domestic violence is not an angry outburst - it is a learned behavior. This learned behavior is further reinforced when abusers receive the…
My name is Carissa Daniels and 15 years ago I survived a domestic violence relationship. My young…Read More
Keira Knightley called 'Cut' on this scene. Watch, as it's a scene millions of women recognize. WARNING: powerful video contains scenes…Read More
This campaign matters to me because my 26 year old daughter was murdered by her husband it's left the family and community devastated
This campaign matters to me because my father shot and killed my mother when I was nine months old. It was the day of my custody hearing. She received custody of me. She had a restraining order on him from his abuse! After murdering her in cold blood he got off scott free by pleading insanity! The…Read More
This article gives a very thorough explanation of the negative impact of this type of journalism that undermines the real issue and focuses…Read More
Violence is contagious. It also is uncontrolled. You are violent, you are bound to use violence against anyone or anything that comes your way. You have been a beaten wife or child, you can be expected to beat your kids and/or partner. Believe me, I know from sad experience.
Fortunately enough,…Read More