domestic violence

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Domestic Violence in Minnesota: Data and Solutions

“There is funding for handling a crisis, and advocacy after violence, but not much for programming to change the behavior of those who use violence. To prevent future violence it takes a sustained investment.”

  • 10/07/2020

Commentary: Sex-Based Offenses

Terms and definitions of gender-based abusive behavior

  • 02/01/2018

Domestic Violence Survivor Finds Her Power

Cathy Riley-Green encountered bullies in middle school and high school. She moved from Minnesota to Mississippi shortly after graduation. There

  • 01/01/2018
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Portraits of beautiful lives CoverArtist: Bonnie Lee honors victims of domestic violence – after a third woman she knew was killed

After a third woman she knew was shot and killed in an act of domestic violence, artist Bonnie Lee felt

  • 03/01/2016
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Everyday Terrorism: The intersection of guns and domestic violence

Almost two-thirds of women murdered with guns are killed by intimate partners.

  • 02/01/2016

Lt. Kim Lund: ‘Get into your neighbors’ business’

“Be the one to make the call [and report suspected abuse]. Don’t assume that someone else will do it.”

  • 01/02/2015
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Violence against women: A social disease with an identifiable cause

As the news about sexual assaults in the military and at least 13 deaths of women in Minnesota from domestic

  • 08/01/2013

2012 Changemaker: ‘With Impunity’

Documentary examines culture and history of gender-based violence. “We really wanted to tell the story that if we are ever going to stop men’s violence against women that men need to step up in leadership.”

  • 12/02/2012

Like mother, like daughter

“I want to use my knowledge to make change within the African community.”

  • 03/02/2011

2010 Changemaker: Marie Garza

“I speak for those who can’t speak. I want people to remember that [the victims had] lived. They had a life.”

  • 12/02/2010