Everyday Victim Blaming

challenging institutional disbelief around domestic & sexual violence and abuse

Honour Based Violence

The @BBC and the misuse of scare quotes

Punctuation isn’t usually something we comment on. As a general rule, the words used by media are so inappropriate that commenting on their misuse of scare quotes seems unnecessary. Then we saw this tweet:¬† We can’t quite work out what the BBC was aiming for with scare quotes around the word killer.¬†Wasim Azeem, the brother […]

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@CRASAC : Price of Honour: Exploring the Issues of Sexual Violence within South Asian Communities in Coventry.

We attended CRASAC’s release of their new report: Price of Honour: Exploring the Issues of Sexual Violence within South Asian Communities in Coventry. We highly recommend this research for the information within but also as an example of good self-reflective practice. We have storified our live tweets of the release.

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