Author: SurvivorOne

New Research on Domestic Violence Against Men

Posted on July 2, 2015 by Kruti Shrotri at http://isciencemag.co.uk/news/new-research-on-domestic-violence-against-men/   When Erin Pizzey set up the first women’s refuge in 1971, she made the matter of domestic violence a societal one, bringing it out from behind closed doors. But ever since, domestic violence has been treated as a heavily gendered crime, in which men…


Domestic violence against men: Know the signs

Original post, March 01, 2017: https://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/adult-health/in-depth/domestic-violence-against-men/art-20045149 Domestic violence against men isn’t always easy to identify, but it can be a serious threat. Know how to recognize if you’re being abused — and how to get help. By Mayo Clinic Staff Women aren’t the only victims of domestic violence. Understand the signs of domestic violence against…


In Support of Feminism

When I look up articles, research and information to include on abusedmen.org, I sometimes come across certain red flags that cause me to take the material with a grain of salt. For example, today I started reading an article that, in the first paragraph, used the phrase “feminist propaganda.” This is wrong, and I stopped…


Unprecedented Domestic Violence Study Affirms Need to Recognize Male Victims

Source: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/5/prweb10741752.htm New York, NY (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 The most comprehensive review of the scholarly domestic violence research literature ever conducted concludes, among other things, that women perpetrate physical and emotional abuse, as well as engage in control behaviors, at comparable rates to men. The Partner Abuse State of Knowledge project, or PASK, whose…


The invisible domestic violence – against men

by Nicola Graham-Kevan Source: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2011/jun/07/feminism-domestic-violence-men That women accounted for 7% of all convictions for domestic violence last year will come as a surprise to many. But what is not clear is whether the growing numbers of women convicted – a 150% increase in five years – represents a rise in actual cases of female-perpetrated domestic…