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Stella McCartney hosts festival this weekend.

Stella McCartney is holding a festival this weekend to raise funds for domestic violence aid

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Hollie Richardson
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    What it’s really like to work in domestic abuse services during lockdown

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Channel 5 domestic abuse documentary.
Life

Why the reaction to this Channel 5 documentary is so important

How To Leave Your Abusive Partner Safely In Lockdown has got the internet talking.

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Hollie Richardson
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This Gogglebox moment is an important reminder about domestic abuse

Jenny has some wise words about the Coronation Street coercive control storyline.

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Hollie Richardson
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Domestic Abuse Bill returns to parliament.
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The domestic abuse bill has finally returned to parliament – so what’s next?

A new version of the domestic abuse bill is now making its way through parliament. But what will it really mean for women?

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Moya Crockett and Hollie Richardson
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Rihanna makes vital point about domestic violence survivors in lockdown

And, in doing so, gives us 2.1 million more reasons to respect her.

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Kayleigh Dray
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7 great ways to help make hygiene poverty a thing of the past

These charity initiatives are working hard to beat hygiene poverty in the UK. Here's how you can donate beauty products to help those in need.

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Jess Phillips wants us to know the names of women killed by domestic violence

“I saw the sirens and heard the roar, and knew I would have to read out her name.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Your guide to 2020’s best non-fiction books

From investigations into domestic violence to essays on modern life, these are 2020's best non-fiction books.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Amie Harwick’s death is another example of how the US legal system views domestic violence

The treatment of her alleged murderer is a damning indictment of America’s judicial system.

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Alicia Lutes
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People

Hannah Clarke’s death exposes how far people will go to deny male violence

Hannah and her children are the victims in this terrible story. Let’s not forget that, or them.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Over half of women killed by men in the UK are murdered by a partner or an ex

New findings show the highest number of women killed by men since the census began.

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Hollie Richardson
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Judges are being called out for dismissing rape claims in a powerful letter

The way judges deal with rape and abuse in family cases is “outdated”.

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Hollie Richardson
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These statistics on female homicide victims show why we need to pass the Domestic Abuse Bill

“No woman fleeing domestic abuse should be turned away from safety.”

Liar season 2
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Liar is back for season 2, and we need answers about Andrew

Who the hell murdered him?

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Charlize Theron is “not ashamed” to talk about the night her mum killed her dad

The Oscar-winning actor says she wants to break the taboo around family violence.

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Anna Brech
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People

Supergirl’s Melissa Benoist reveals she is a “survivor of domestic violence”

“I learned what it felt like to be pinned down and slapped repeatedly.”

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Jessica Rapana
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People

Exclusive: Kelly Sundberg gets real about the healing power of storytelling

“I’ve had to grieve and say goodbye to the girl I was before my abuse,” says the author.

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Kelly Sundberg
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People

Meghan Markle “doesn’t want to be loved” by the public – for a powerful reason

The Duchess of Sussex says she’s not motivated by public affection in her role.

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Anna Brech
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Life

Evan Rachel Wood's domestic violence bill has been signed into law

"Bad things can happen to you, but you can rise out of the ashes."

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Emily Reynolds
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Hollie Richardson
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Watch the powerful moment this MP shared her domestic abuse story in parliament

Rosie Duffield read out her story to support the Domestic Abuse Bill.

Domestic Abuse Bill UK 2019
Life

Here’s everything you need to know about the domestic abuse bill right now

After dropping the domestic abuse bill, Boris Johnson has now pledged to bring it back – but its future remains uncertain. Stylist investigates.

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Moya Crockett
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