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Posted on: Dec 20, 2008, Source: DELETED

Millions of dollars in new security systems do less to combat violence than the simple recognition of sexual assault as an inherently violent crime.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2008, Source: Women's eNews

Violence permeates -- or threatens -- the lives of millions of U.S. women.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2007, Source: Women's Media Center

One in five acts of nonfatal violence against women happen in the workplace.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2007, Source: Women's eNews

Research indicates that abusers seek sole custody more often than nonviolent parents, and they succeed about 70 percent of the time.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2006, Source: Women's Media Center

Three years after the public and Congress demanded reform, sexual assaults remain a persistent fact of life in the military.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2003, Source: Women's eNews

Experts say the military's hierarchy is ill-equipped and unprepared to deal fairly with rape complaints.