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How I Got PTSD From My Marriage

Posted by Artemis on July 18, 2015 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)

http://www.alternet.org/sex-amp-relationships/how-i-got-ptsd-my-marriage?akid=13270.1884641.Q0-48e&rd=1&src=newsletter1038817&t=3

Abuse is slow and methodical and incessant, like a dripping kitchen faucet.

By Jennifer Williams-Fields / Your Tango

June 30, 2015

Stop. Just stop asking ...

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Please do not forget....

Posted by Artemis on July 17, 2015 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)
....to visit our Research Documents page from time to time.

On this page we post documents which are too large to be a blog post. They cover (we hope) an interesting range of topics. Please feel free to browse the various topics.

Here is the link:


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No place like home: A global exploration of violence between partners

Posted by Artemis on July 11, 2015 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

http://www.pri.org/stories/2015-06-08/no-place-home-global-exploration-violence-between-partners

Orb

June 08, 2015 · 2:45 PM EDT

By Lucian Perkins (follow)

and Susana Seijas (follow)

Joanne Levine (follow)

Pierre Kattar (follow)

A woman in h...

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These women are taking the fight against ISIS into their own hands

Posted by Artemis on July 5, 2015 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

http://www.pri.org/stories/2015-04-28/these-women-are-taking-fight-against-isis-their-own-hands

PRI's The World

April 28, 2015 · 12:15 PM EDT

Updated:

June 16, 2015 · 10:00 AM EDT

By Anne Bailey (follow)

and Erin Trieb (follow)

Gian Dir...

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Inside Syria's Jails

Posted by Artemis on June 28, 2015 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (0)

http://www.mojahedin.com/newsen/32935


New York Times - Lebanon — In the spring of 2011, hundreds of thousands of Syrians rose up in protest to demand democracy and freedom and an end to the dictatorship of President Bashar al-Assad. The response of the regime was to escalate the methods of repression that had been tried and tested against pol...

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Terrorist Targeting of Women: Confronting the Brutal Face of Islamism

Posted by Artemis on June 21, 2015 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

http://www.clarionproject.org/blog/womens-rights/terrorist-targeting-women-confronting-brutal-face-islamism#

 

What do these three groups, Boko Haram, the Taliban and ISIS, which are terrorizing our world today, have in common?

By Raheel Raza

May 13th, 2015

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Things We Can All Be Doing to Support Women Survivors of War

Posted by Artemis on June 13, 2015 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/juliet-aubrey/women-at-war_b_5822626.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

Posted: 16/09/2014 16:55 BST Updated: 16/09/2014 16:59 BST

Women overwhelmingly bear the brunt of conflict. Many have to assume sole responsibility for caring and providing for their families, but they are increasingly targeted for abuse as a specific strategy designed to tear ...

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Why Do Men Sexually Assault Women?

Posted by Artemis on June 7, 2015 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (0)

http://www.psychologytoday.com/em/162832

Insight Therapy

Psychologically informed reflections on how we interact.

by Noam Shpancer, Ph.D.

Sexual violence against women manifests, rather than violates, society’s norms

Published on November 3, 2014 by Noam Shpancer, Ph.D. in Insight Therapy

Men are afraid that women will laugh at them.

Women are afraid that men will kill them.

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What to Say Whenever 'Feminism' Is Blamed for Something Totally Absurd

Posted by Artemis on May 31, 2015 at 1:45 AM Comments comments (0)

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/mia-freedman/feminism-gets-the-blame_b_4788520.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

Mia Freedman

Author and publisher of Australia's top women’s website Mamamia.com.au

Feminism is coming to get you. It really is. It's overtaking schools, workplaces, the media, politics.....goddammit even sport. It's wrecking our society like, like, like a wrecki...

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