Everyday Victim Blaming

challenging institutional disbelief around domestic & sexual violence and abuse

violence against women

The 2016 Short list for the Write to End Violence against Women Awards.

We are very proud to support Zero Tolerance’s Write to End Violence Against Women award for the second year. Below are the short listed nominees for all categories. Best Article – News Sexist hate crimes given second-class status, says senior Tory MP Libby Brooks Alleged rape victims not being told they can challenge moves to reveal more »

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BBC: Adhere to responsible reporting guidelines on violence against women and girls

We fully support this petition created by Mel Jeffs demanding that the BBC follow guidelines written by the National Union of Journalists when writing about violence against women and girls. Far too often, the BBC publishes articles online with inappropriate headlines which minimise the sexual violence and fatal violence against women and girls. Earlier in more »

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Vogue Italy target Domestic Violence in new edition. (content note for images)

Vogue Italy, under the editorship of Franca Sozzani, is currently running an issue on domestic violence, apparently as a way of raising awareness of the issue. Below are two images from the cover story, shot by Steven Meisel, called “Horror Story”:     Whilst we fully support any organisation willing to tackle the issue of domestic violence, more »

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