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Celebrity

Nicki Minaj Opens Up About Abusive Relationship

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Nicki Minaj has spoken out in a series of tweets about her experience in a past abusive relationship.

Clementine Ford

Clementine Ford

What Joe Hildebrand Is Getting Wrong About Violence Against Women

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Joe Hildebrand is trending again.

Phil Barker

Phil Barker

Something Brutal Happened On Saturday Night That Was More Important Than Politics

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As we gathered around our TVs or frantically refreshed our social media on Saturday evening, to watch the astounding news that polls cannot predict elections, there was a murder in the Sydney suburb of Randwick.

Sandra Sully

Sandra Sully

Domestic Violence Almost Destroyed Naomi, But She Broke Free

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When we ring in the third decade of the millennium next year, Australia will have lost somewhere around 1000 women to homicidal partners.

News

News

Memorial Fund For Natalina Angok Raises Thousands In Less Than 24 Hours

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The family of murdered Melbourne woman Natalina Angok is raising money in hopes of returning her body to her birthplace of South Sudan.

News

News

How Financial Abuse Left One Woman $300,000 In Debt

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The choice between violence or homelessness can be an awful one women are forced to make.

Nicola Heath

Nicola Heath

Men Shouldn't Have To Have Daughters To Treat Women Well

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In 2017, when the New York Times and The New Yorker revealed the shocking news that dozens of women had accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual abuse, actor Matt Damon sought to distance himself from the disgraced movie producer.

Jarryd Bartle

Jarryd Bartle

Why Sending Criminals To Jail Isn't The Best Way To Keep Us Safe

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Violence has been part of all human societies since time immortal and this is unlikely to dramatically change any time soon.

Crime

Crime

'Daddy Please Don't': Bella Pleaded With Her Dad Chris Watts Before He Killed Her

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Christopher Watts, 33, is currently serving three life sentences for murdering his pregnant wife and two daughters.

Love

Love

The Anatomy Of A Toxic Relationship And How To Escape It

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Life is full of different relationships -- some are bad, some good while others are just toxic. Here's how to know if you're in one and what to do to get out.

Crime

Crime

Police Claim 'No Evidence' Of Misconduct In Domestic Violence Case, Despite Recording

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A domestic violence victim has endured further hurt, after a police probe claimed there was 'no evidence' officers had acted inappropriately -- despite a recording of an encounter being played on national TV.

Abby Alexander

Abby Alexander

Ireland Just Criminalised Emotional Abuse. Here's Why Australia Should Too.

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This month, Ireland made history by making psychological abuse in intimate partner relationships a criminal act, putting it in the same class as physical and sexual abuse in domestic relationships.

Life

Life

Flirty Or Friendly: What Does Signing Off Text Messages With An 'X' Really Mean?

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Innocent affection, lusty desire or just a handy way to conclude a convo -- a digital kiss can say (or not say) so much.

News

News

Signing Off Messages With 'X' Isn't Flirting, According To Judge

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A woman who ended text conversations with her estranged husband with a kiss wasn't being "flirtatious", a family court judge has ruled.

Exclusive

Exclusive

Man Who 'Doused Wife In Boiling Liquid' Accidentally Released From Jail

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A Sydney man who allegedly stabbed his wife in the stomach and doused her in boiling liquid was accidentally released from jail for three days before authorities noticed.

News

News

'Reclaim The Night' Protests Attract Huge Crowd, Days After Suspected Murder

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Thousands of people marched to raise awareness of violence and sexual misconduct against women and children.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Both Appear At Comic-Con

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The former flames narrowly missed each other as they appeared on the Warner Bros. panel at San Diego Comic-Con.

Views

Views

Why We Need To Talk About Reproductive Coercion

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Birth control sabotage. Forced pregnancy and abortion. Emotional manipulation. Reproductive coercion is a form of domestic violence, stripping women of their bodily autonomy.

News

News

The Silent Epidemic Plaguing Australia's Most Vulnerable

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'It's easy to gloss over the signs, they can be so subtle when they start.'

Celebrity

Celebrity

Cosplay Star Alleges Domestic Abuse By Nerdist Founder

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Chloe Dykstra detailed her three-year experience of alleged domestic abuse in a widely-shared Medium post.