Women and kids are being exposed to further danger from violent partners in a new round of cuts aimed at refuges.
‘Northern Electro Soul’ by Atomico vs. Mark Van Anderen
@lahikmajoe and I have been having a little Northern Soul disco in our room this week.
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Photo by organizer, Julie Graham, End Of.
“ Globally, women 15-44 are more likely to be injured or die because of male violence than cancer, traffic accidents, malaria & war combined.
(UN report). Depressing yes, but surely we can all do something about it! ”
“ The national averages for…. 999 calls for domestic abuse is 10% of all calls but with great regional variations.
21.2% of 999 calls are domestic violence in Merseyside.
I was told by a RISE legal worker that it is 1 in 7 in Brighton! ”
Naomi Stanley, organizer, End Of. (via theendofproject)
“ The bill is filling up SO quickly with three amazing and famous actresses on board to read the testimonies, and with Caitlin Moran, Suzanne Moore and Nina de la Mer performing, and with SINGERS, that I’m struggling to keep it down to an hour. But I personally don’t care for sitting still in theatres too much, and I love the idea of an hour of sorrow, then three hours of DISCO! All the while raising money and consciousness for this great cause. So I think I will be MERCILESS with our poets - three minutes tops! ”
Julie Burchill Raven, writer and trouble maker, founder, End Of. (via theendofproject)