Latina Domestic Violence Survivor Awarded $40 Million: "My life is not worthless"
Latina Domestic Violence Survivor Awarded $40 Million: "My Life is Not Worthless"
By Raquel Reichard | 04/18/2016 - 09:49

Domestic violence survivor Maria Escamilla was awarded $40 million on Wednesday for a vicious attack by her ex-boyfriend that nearly ended her life.


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Florida Couple Arrested After Burrito and Fork Fight
Florida Couple Arrested After Burrito and Fork Fight
By Raquel Reichard | 03/24/2016 - 09:26

One Florida couple just gave new meaning to the term “food fight.”


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Vilma Uribe
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Vilma Uribe
By Raquel Reichard | 12/16/2015 - 12:59

Partner abuse cuts through all cultures and identities, but when yours is on the margins – whether because of your sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, ethnicity or race – finding support and


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Christina Milian Opens Up About Previous Abusive Relationship on 'CMTU'
Christina Milian Reveals Domestic Violence Experience, Leaving Everyone Shocked
By Nichole Fratangelo | 12/16/2015 - 12:45

On Tuesday’s episode of Christina Milian Turned Up, Christina Milian opened up about her experi


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Dave Navarro Discusses Domestic Violence and Mother's Murder in New Documentary
Dave Navarro Discusses Domestic Violence and Mother's Murder in New Documentary
By Raquel Reichard | 12/15/2015 - 14:38

Rock star Dave Navarro is opening up about one of the most traumatic moments in his life – his mother Connie’s murder – in a new documentary.


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Artist Portrays Celebrities as Domestic Violence Victims – Without Their Consent
Artist Portrays Celebrities as Domestic Violence Victims – Without Their Consent
By Raquel Reichard | 12/02/2015 - 11:23

Some of Hollywood’s leading ladies have been Photoshopped to appear battered and bruised for a new anti-domestic violence


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Watch Latinos Say "No Más" to Domestic Violence in This New Campaign Video
Watch Latinos Say "No Más" to Domestic Violence in This New Campaign Video
By Raquel Reichard | 11/23/2015 - 10:02

Latinos are saying "no más" to domestic violence in a new campaign that urges our community to open up about the hush-hush topic.


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Yesi Ortiz Video
WATCH: Yesi Ortiz Opens Up About Her Experience with Domestic Violence
By Celia Fernandez | 10/30/2015 - 11:34

Yesi Ortiz is sadly among the 1 in 4 women who experience domestic violence in their lifetime.


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WATCH: Video Highlights Domestic Violence in Brazil
Documentary Spotlights Women Fighting to End Domestic Violence in Brazil
By Raquel Reichard | 10/29/2015 - 17:04

Every 15 seconds, a woman in Brazil is assaulted by her husband. Two hours later, one of those women will be killed.

With an estimated 700 thousand women living in abusive relationships and 13 million Brazilian victims of domestic violence, the South American country has one of the highest femicide rates in the world.

 


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