violence against women

D-Bags at College Bar In WA Think 'Date Grape Koolaid' Is a Great Name for a Drink

D-Bags at College Bar In WA Think 'Date Grape Koolaid' Is a Great Name for a Drink
With the staggering statistic that 20-25% of college women report surviving rape or attempted rape, the news that a bar in Spokane, Washington has chosen to name a drink 'Date Grape Koolaid' is beyond the pale.
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Google India's Managing Director Promises to Only Invest in Women-Owned Start-Ups

Google India's Managing Director Promises to Only Invest in Women-Owned Start-Ups
In 2013, Rajan Anandan, MD of Google India, made a promise to Ring The Bell in order to help Indian women pursue their entrepreneurial dreams by only investing in startups that have women co-founders. He's since invested in two such companies and promises to expand the venture.
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When Men Murder Women in Okla: 97 Percent Knew Victim, 73 Percent Used Guns

When Men Murder Women in Okla: 97 Percent Knew Victim, 73 Percent Used Guns
A report issued this week showed Oklahoma had one of the nation's highest rates of women killed by men, another bad mark for the state, which was recently ranked by one group as one of the worst states for women in the country.
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Peter Gabriel Calls on Men to Act Like Men, Prevent Violence Against Women

Peter Gabriel Calls on Men to Act Like Men, Prevent Violence Against Women
In a touching video, musician and activist Peter Gabriel calls on men and boys to be actively engaged in preventing rape and violence against women.
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Christine Todd Whitman on GOP Rebranding Efforts: 'It's Not About the Messaging, It's the Message'

Christine Todd Whitman on GOP Rebranding Efforts: 'It's Not About the Messaging, It's the Message'
In Washington to attend a green energy event, former New Jersey Republican Governor Christine Todd Whitman talked about her party's effort to re-brand itself, and told guest host Chris Cillizza on MSNBC's The Daily Rundown that simply adding more female candidate and surrogates will do little to help the party.
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Murray to GOP Leaders: ‘The Fate of the Violence Against Women Act’ is on Your Shoulders

Murray to GOP Leaders: ‘The Fate of the Violence Against Women Act’ is on Your Shoulders
Murray spoke on the Senate floor Thursday saying, “...we all know what it will take to move this bill forward -- leadership from Speaker Boehner and Leader Cantor. The fate of the Violence Against Women Act still lays squarely on their shoulders."
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