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Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

| November 18, 2011

The author—many of whose friends, along with their younger sisters, have loved the Twilight characters since the day they picked up the first novel in the series—turns a spotlight on the fate of the heroine of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part One," which opens this week. More »

What's the Difference Between Sandusky's Victims and Cain's?

| November 10, 2011

A Spotlight on Journalistic Voice and Sexual Violence

| November 7, 2011

"Femicide"—The Power of a Name

"Femicide"—The Power of a Name

| October 5, 2011

Sociologist Diana Russell has organized for decades to end violence against women. Here she argues that labeling the most extreme form of such violence is essential to combating it. More »

WMC Co-Founder Gloria Steinem Comments on DSK Case Dismissal

August 25, 2011

Activists Battle Victim-Blaming Coverage of NYPD Rape Trial After Acquittal of Officers

| June 1, 2011

Newsbrief: The Media’s Groping Problem and the IMF: Violating Women Since 1945

| May 24, 2011

ACTION ALERT: Tell Media to stop victim blaming coverage of IMF Chief's alleged sexual assault!

| May 18, 2011

Newsbrief:  Hollywood Gender Gap Persists in Top Films, Transgender Rights Make Headway

| April 26, 2011

Ending Demand: Sex Trafficking in New York

Ending Demand: Sex Trafficking in New York

| March 9, 2011