It’s essential that the Violence Against Women Act be reauthorized.
The Violence Against Women Act has two goals: make women safer, and protect women’s civil rights. “Between the Violence Against Women Act’s implementation in 1994 and 2011, serious victimization by an intimate partner declined by 72%.” This shows it works!
The Security Television Network endorses the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.
This month we also launched a 10% Discount in honor of Women’s Equality Day on August 26, 2020. We have also secured the rights to a film called, “The Perfect Victim.”
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The women who killed their husbands to save themselves from the hell of domestic violence.
Shirley, Carlene and Ruby have collectively spent over eighty-five years in Missouri state prison, having each been convicted of killing their abusive husbands. Beaten, raped, sold, abused and nearly killed themselves, these women suffered for years prior to their desperate crimes. A powerful and poignant insight into the world of domestic abuse, the lives it destroys.
The Hill Article, by Tal Axelrod
Advocates for the prevention of sexual assault appeared at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday to support former Vice President Joe Biden and call for the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.
The activists maintained that Biden, who helped pass the signature law signed in 1994, would be an ally in the effort to reauthorize it after it lapsed in 2019.
“As the president and CEO of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, I’ve seen Joe Biden’s passionate leadership in passing the Violence Against Women Act. Now domestic violence rates are rising due to this pandemic. We need Congress to reauthorize and enhance that law. We need leaders who believe that a woman’s life is worth fighting for,” said Ruth Glenn. more