This section focuses on the religious, ethnic tolerance and multifaceted nature of violence in relationships. People can be in a abusive relationship without knowing it. There are many different Kinds of Violence and not limited to Domestic or Sexual Assault. Dowry-Related, Son Preference, Suicide, Elder Abuse, Hate Crimes, Female Genital Mutilation, Migrant Worker Abuse are to only name a few.
Violence can be perpetuated by or within an individual, a marriage, a family, a community and even the nation at large. Many female infants are victimized even before they are born. Owing largely to deeply rooted cultural and social expectations.
Report acts of Violence: Hotlines
Violence Against Women Act: Criminal Provisions | Violence Against Women | Dowry Deaths... and more
Department of Justice launches an on-line tool kit to end violence against women.
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