How witness intimidation threatens us all
Failure to clamp down on witness intimidation is allowing domestic violence perpetrators to get off scot-free, and failing survivors.
Survivors and ACORN escalate campaign for accountability on safe houses
Two domestic abuse survivors are at risk of homelessness and say that the council has abandoned them.
Two survivors of domestic violence face homelessness, prompting calls for investigation
Survivors of domestic violence face homelessness, prompting calls for investigation
Learning not to abuse your partner
The programme that puts abusers at the heart of the solution.
Coercion: the disturbing hidden crime of controlling a partner
It’s at the heart of domestic abuse, but the police are failing to implement the new law.
A pioneering project to tackle gender-based violence needs help
The Cable speaks to Bristol Zero Tolerance about how the initiative to eradicate gender-based violence could be saved.
One25: Helping women off the streets
The charity's chief executive tells the Cable about supporting sex workers with love, and trying to help women off the streets.
Feminist library protestors “violently” evicted
Domestic violence campaigners have been “violently” evicted from Cheltenham Road Library.
Feminist library occupiers defiant after police visit
Domestic violence campaigners occupying the now-closed Cheltenham Road Library, are determined to stay put after a visit from the police and other unidentified individuals - one of whom made threats.
“We invite you to join us”: Activists occupy Cheltenham Road library
Domestic violence campaigners have occupied the historic Cheltenham Road Library to protest a lack of social housing.
55% cut to crisis fund “catastrophic” for domestic violence survivors
Women’s groups have raised concerns that a 55% budget cut to the council’s crisis fund will have a disproportionate impact on those fleeing domestic abuse.
City Hall protest over priority housing for DV survivors
Campaigners claim proposals on priority housing for small percentage of individuals in domestic violence refuges don’t go far enough.
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