Intersecting crises make VAWA reauthorization even more urgent.

Police chiefs describe a profound link between the racial contexts of gun violence and disparate modes of police response.

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Making these changes to support survivors through the pandemic can lay the groundwork for a safer, more equitable future.

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Sexual violence is deeply entrenched and rooted in racial and economic inequalities. Ending it will require social, cultural, and political change.

As women enter politics and assume more high-level positions, they face violent and vitriolic backlash to their political participation on gendered grounds.

Gun violence contributes to significant trauma in American youth, with important gendered impacts both inside and out of schools.