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Domestic Violence: Finding Solutions

‘Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness’ – Karl Marx Violence against women in India is an issue rooted in societal norms and economic dependence. Female feticide, domestic violence, sexual harassment and other forms of gender-based violence constitute the reality of most girls’ and women’s lives in India.… Continue reading Domestic Violence: Finding Solutions

Law · Public Policy

Domestic Violence: A Human Rights Issue

“Violence against women is a manifestation of historically unequal power relations between men and women, which have led to domination over and discrimination against women by men and to the prevention of the full advancement of women…” In our society, violence is bursting. It is present almost everywhere and nowhere is this eruption more intense… Continue reading Domestic Violence: A Human Rights Issue