Victims of femicide are shamefully ignored in strategy on violence against women | Karen Ingala Smith and Clarrie O’Callaghan

[ad_1] Femicide – the killing of women and girls by men – is once again hidden in plain sight by the government. A new Violence Against Women and Girls strategy announced last month fails to address the worst form of men’s violence against women and girls: their killing. The same omission was made in the … Read more

School Covid mask rules have sparked parent-teacher violence. We can’t ignore it.

School Covid mask rules have sparked parent-teacher violence. We can't ignore it.

[ad_1] One of the first pieces of advice a veteran teacher gives a novice is to set the classroom tone in the first few weeks of school: Letting early disruptions slide can mean ongoing misbehavior that hinders learning. This year, it’s the adults who are misbehaving, with few educators prepared for the verbal and physical … Read more