WABE Off The Beaten Path Violence, Women and Art. (2011-07-25) Georgia is ranked the 10th worst state in the nation when it comes to men killing women. The CDC considers Violence against Women a Public Health problem, and is currently hosting an art exhibit to bring this issue to light. “Off the Beaten Path: Violence, [...]
By Edward Lindsey and Chuck Spahos? Georgia’s judges, law enforcement officers, prosecutors, advocates and criminal justice officials are as committed, well trained and caring as any in the nation and Georgia has many excellent family violence laws on the books. Georgia should be a very safe place for women, children and men. And yet, Georgia [...]
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Lefont Theater and Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence collaborate to increase domestic violence awareness. Sadly, more than 100 Georgians lose their lives to domestic violence each year, placing Georgia 10th highest in the nation. At the same time, nearly one-third of women here in Georgia experience the terrorizing effects of domestic violence in their lifetimes. [...]