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Recognize & Break Free of the Man Box. End Domestic Violence

We invite readers to visit and read our comprehensive blog on Domestic Violence and the work of

"A Call To Men."

Some National Domestic Violence Statistics:
Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten.
• Around the world, at least one in every three women has been beaten, coerced into sex or otherwise abused during her lifetime. Most often, the abuser is a member of her own family.
• Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women—more than car accidents, muggings, and rapes combined.
• Everyday in the US, more than three women are murdered by their husbands or boyfriends. Read more strategies and guidelines in our comprehensive blog linked here:
http://oneworldpi.org/blog/archives/2106

Some key aspects of our comprehensive blog are listed below:

According to a Dec. 5, 2013 article in Forbes Magazine “Domestic Violence: Is the Secret Killer That Costs $8.3 Billion Annually.”

“The Affordable Care Act identifies domestic violence screening as a national health priority, alongside smoking cessation, exercise, nutrition, substance abuse reduction and the provision of mental health services.”  Everyone has a role in addressing this issue. Forbes Magazine Dec. 5, 2013

 URL: http://www.ted.com/talks/tony_porter_a_call_to_men.html Break free of the “Man Box.”  Please watch this 11 mins truly powerful and informative video. 

10 Effective Strategies to END Domestic Violence –( Part 1) http://youtu.be/_1QjqODOkcY  with Tony Porter, Katurah Bryant, Josiah Brown and Waldemar Gracia. 

“Domestic Violence Accounts for 1 in 3 Murders of Women.”  Part 2 of OneWorld’s

Men Against Domestic Violence Education Program

http://youtu.be/ZnHUsGGIqoI - Tony Porter, Josiah Brown, Sandra Koorejian and Waldemar Gracia share information and perspectives about Domestic Violence. This program includes Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

Domestic Violence Is About Male Domination http://youtu.be/AhpjpJKvlY0 (Seg 3) PT2 -

 

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