Men are also victims of home violence

Bettina Arndt HERE’S some good news that passed unnoticed late last year — our official statistics reveal that for the past decade there’s been no increase in women being abused by their partners. That was the story that dropped through the cracks when the Australian Bureau of Statistics announced the results of its 2016 Personal Safety […]

Sydney man plans to sue police after two years battling rape allegations

A ‘PRETTY young woman’ told police a false story that cost her husband $200,000 and two years clearing his name. Andrew Koubaridis@akoubaridis 3, 201712:19am The Sydney man’s life was turned upside down by the rape allegations.Source:Supplied EXCLUSIVE A SYDNEY man who battled for two years to clear his name of rape and assault allegations […]

UK: CPS makes commitment to male victims of sexual and domestic abuse

  06/09/2017 The Crown Prosecution Service has published its first ever public statement recognising the needs and experiences of male victims of offences including rape, domestic abuse, harassment, stalking and child sexual abuse. Many male victims of these crimes never come forward to report them to the police. This can be for a variety of […]

UK: CPS to issue first-ever guidance for prosecutors on handling male victims of sexual and domestic abuse

Olivia Rudgard, Social Affairs Correspondent 6 September 2017 • 5:09pm Guidance for dealing with male victims of abuse will be sent to prosecutors for the first time as the CPS says they need specific protection in the same way as LGBT and black and ethnic minority people. Previously there had been no specialised guidance for […]

SBS Insight looking for women who are violent

SBS INSIGHT · 19 hrs · Are you a woman who has had violent tendencies? Have you now overcome those issues? To share your experiences please contact Women Who Hit Men More common and serious than you think. Perhaps the Insight program would benefit by asking for men to talk about the […]

Women Who Hit Men

Chris Norris on a relationship trend that’s more common — and serious — than you think. Briana Morrison By Chris Norris Jan 6, 2008 I REMEMBER THE FIRST TIME I GOT punched by a girlfriend. It was during a fight on a New York City street corner, over a subject I’ve long since forgotten. But […]

Another Successful UK Paternity Claim Outcome for a duped dad.

In September 2015 in the County Court at Lincoln , Mr C. filed a claim against Ms D. for paternity deceit. Their relationship commenced in 1995 and a child was born in 2005. The relationship ended in May 2010. Previous successful UK case law pertaining to deceit was cited during the claim. In July 2017, […]

What could gender equity goals for men’s well being look like?

  September 15, 2011 6.50am AEST Author Richard Fletcher Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Health , University of Newcastle Disclosure statement Richard Fletcher is an invited member of the Australian Bureau of Statistics Gender Statistics Advisory Group.   Promoting men’s care responsibilities to be equal to that of women might be quite a challenge. Chris. P […]

Good news: there is officially no rape crisis on our campuses

Bettina Arndt - The Australian

No rape crisis on our campuses: official Picture: iStock Bettina Arndt Columnist @thebettinaarndt What a rare good news story. After all the dire predictions about university campuses crawling with rapists, the results of a ­million-dollar survey released yesterday by the Human Rights Commission thankfully shows very few problems for our bright young women. The survey […]

Male rape: Men ‘forced into sex with threats, lies and blackmail’ by women, survey finds

By Pat Hurst Press Association - The Independant

 All 154 British men in the survey said they were ‘forced to penetrate’ a female 176 comments Under UK law, only a man can commit the act of rape Getty Images A survey of men who say they have been forced to have sex by a woman claims blackmail and threats were the most common […]