Bystander Intervention is an effective program to prevent and reduce violence at educational institutions also in the long term

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: Coker, A. L., Bush, H. M., Brancato, C. J., Huang, Z., Clear, E. R., & Follingstad, D. R. (2020). Longer Term Impact of Bystander Training to Reduce [...]

Paula Cañaveras no comments

There is no causal relationship between having suffered gender-based violence in childhood and future violence

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: Widom, C. S. (1989). The cycle of violence. Science, 244(4901), 160-166. https://science.sciencemag.org/content/244/4901/160/tab-pdf Margolin, G., & Gordis, E. B. (2000). The effects of family and community violence on children. Annual review [...]

Esther Roca 4 comments

Pedophilia is not a sexual orientation

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: More details can be checked in the following articles and references: Seto MC. (2013).  Is pedophilia a sexual orientation? Arch Sex Behav. 41(1):231-6. doi: 10.1007/s10508-011-9882-6. PMID: 22218786. [...]

Oriol Rios no comments

Women experience more gender-based violence in rural indigenous communities than in urban areas

IMAGE: COMMENT: In Latin America the indigenous people, who often live in rural areas, are commonly labeled as more sexist and chauvinist than those living in urban areas. Thus, [...]

Alfonso Rodriguez no comments

Many women demand that women’s restrooms should not be abolished because they increase their risk of suffering violence

IMAGE: COMMENT: In my circle, many people celebrate the multi-everything type of bathroom (see the picture), but I do not understand why it is so important. I only know [...]

test all 3 comments

Does Legalized Prostitution Increase Human Trafficking?

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: See the following literature (and add more to it!) Cho, Seo-Young, Dreher, Axel, & Neumayer, Eric. (2013). Does Legalized Prostitution Increase Human Trafficking? World Development, 41, 67-82. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1986065 Huisman, [...]

Emilia Aiello 3 comments

Not fighting Isolating Gender Violence means not fighting sexual harassment

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES: Vidu, A., Puigvert, L., Flecha, R., & de Aguileta, G. L. (2021). The concept and the name of Isolating Gender Violence. Multidisciplinary Journal of Gender Studies, 10(2), 176-200. https://hipatiapress.com/hpjournals/index.php/generos/article/view/8622 [...]

Ana Vidu no comments

Gender-violence victims are mostly older women, who are economically dependent, have no studies or are immigrants

IMAGE: COMMENT: I often find news stating this, but I do not know if it is true or not… La independencia económica de las mujeres es clave para combatir [...]

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Love does not kill

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLE: Gender Violence Among Teenagers: Socialization and Prevention https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1077801208320365 IMAGE: COMMENT: I usually listen to different public debates that romantic relationships are the root of gender violence. But [...]

cpulido 6 comments