Assault is a felony crime!
Report crimes of domestic violence. 24-hr. hotline
The Act created the National Domestic Violence Hotline.
(Discoverd by Pat S.,
Woman Drowned By Husband,
An Army Sergeant
Returned From Iraq
(Discoverd by May L., Seattle,
Domestic Violence Victims Are Assault Victims(Discoverd by Betty C.,
Arab/Muslim Men Often Think They Own Females
(Discoverd by Simca
V., Los Angeles, CA)
Domestic Violence Is No Longer A "Private
"Anyone in an abusive relationship should take a good
look at this. The cycle of violence gets progressively worse each time until the batterer kills." (Discoverd by Brad
T., Visalia, CA.)
Hair And Nail Salons Are
Discovering Domestic Abuse
Just like the dentists, people who work in hair salons
can, if trained, be a front-line defense against domestic abuse.
Peace & Freedom
Iraq Coalition Casualty Count
Map of US: Service Deaths in Iraq & Afghanistan
Iraqi Constitution: Iraqi Women are Alarmed by Reversal of Rights
Gained in Draft
The National Assembly committee mandated to write the Iraq's new constitution
is ending the rights granted to women in the earlier, interim version. more...
American Library Assoc. President VS the US Patriot Act
The library clause
the Patriot Act lets U.S. government search personal records of terror suspects from libraries, bookstores, and businesses. (Source:
The Republican-led House
defeated efforts to block the part of the anti-terrorism law (the USA Patriot Act) that helps the government
investigate people's reading habits. The Patriot Act, enacted in the
weeks after the 9-11, gave the government stronger powers to conduct investigations and detain people. more..
U.S. Libraries Ordered to Destroy US Pamphlets
that provide how-to instructions on prosecuting
asset forfeiture cases. ( Source: The Boston Globe ) more...
The USA Patriot Act II is anti
"While war news dominates, Ashcroft is ready to batten down the
homeland's hatches with a draconian list of curbs on civil liberties." (Source: Alternet.org )
Iraq's Hidden War: Effects of War on Women
"Extremists have shot women activists in the streets and killed them in private. Other threats
are more insidious—and may be growing." Source: MSNBC (Discovered by Lea.)