Domestic Violence

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  • Life

    3 women on whether the government’s new domestic abuse bill goes far enough

    A survivor, a legal expert and a campaigner discuss the merits of the government’s ‘landmark’ new legislation.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Amber Heard at the Aquaman premiere
    People

    Amber Heard says she was abused for speaking out against Johnny Depp

    “I had the rare vantage point of seeing, in real time, how institutions protect men accused of abuse,” says Amber Heard.

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • Visible Women

    Women’s rights are being damaged because of Brexit, says Jess Phillips

    The Labour MP says that Brexit is disrupting legislation that would have helped women

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Why the media must change how it speaks about women killed by their partners
    Life

    Why the media must change how it speaks about women killed by their partners

    A new campaign seeks to change the way that domestic violence deaths are reported in the press. It couldn’t come a moment too soon

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

    Jessica Chastain’s Eve director drops out following abuse backlash

    Matthew Newton has released a statement confirming his departure from the film

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Life

    For once, we’ve got some good news for women’s refuges

    Women fleeing domestic violence will no longer be shut out of refuges, after the government dropped plans for funding changes.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

    Amber Heard denies Johnny Depp’s claims that she punched him in the face

    “These allegations are totally false.”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • People

    Comic Con 2018 sparks controversy with Johnny Depp and Amber Heard appearance

    “Unreal and irresponsible”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • “Why the ‘poor’ Johnny Depp narrative is dangerous”
    Long Reads

    “Why the ‘poor’ Johnny Depp narrative is dangerous”

    Men are always painted as sympathetic and complex creatures, women as collateral damage

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • Opinion

    “How dare people compare Maya Angelou to men accused of domestic violence?”

    She was a sex worker. They were alleged abusers. They’re not the same thing.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published