domestic violence

In the Muck: With “In the Dream House,” Carmen Machado Archives Queer Women’s Pain

“Our culture does not have an investment in helping queer folks understand what their experiences mean.”

From Lovable Brute to Aggressor: How “Stranger Things” Turned Jim Hopper Into an Abuser

The issue with Stranger Things is that its depiction of abuse seems unconscious and uncritical. A series that doesn’t recognize abuse only normalizes... Read more »

Scream On: “Big Little Lies” Shows That Abuse Doesn’t Always Die with the Abuser

Big Little Lies never lets us forget that it’s a show about the inextricable hold that domestic violence has on those who experience it, witness it, and survive it. Read more »

Invisible Signs: What We’re Still Missing When We Talk about Domestic Violence

No Visible Bruises will raise awareness and save lives. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: #TransRightsAreHumanRights

This is not the first time the Trump administration has attempted to narrow trans rights. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Dear “Good Men”

We must demand that men do more than just listen. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Saying You “Believe Women” Isn’t Enough

Structural changes need to be made before survivors as a whole see any form of justice. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Kavanaugh Was Confirmed, Everything Is Terrible

The confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh proves what we already know: our government doesn’t support women. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Emmys Are a Political Statement

The hosts of the 2018 Emmy Awards, Colin Jost and Michael Che, announced that they’d stay away from politics this year. Read more »

Insult to Injury: Who’s Left out of the Picture When We Talk About Traumatic Brain Injury?

The issue of brain injuries caused by domestic violence is obviously less media-friendly than other angles. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: A Very Very Long List of Great Reads by WOC

Why haven’t you read all of these yet? Read more »

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