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December 12, 2016

Gender inequality affects so many aspects of our lives. Women typically earn just 80 percent of what men are paid. [1] Health insurance companies are more likely to discriminate against women or deny providing us essential health services. [2] Women face greater adversity and challenges obtaining certain professional jobs and climbing to leadership positions in historically male-dominated professions, such as law and the sciences. [3,4]

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December 5, 2016

Every semester, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is enhanced by an inspiring, driven, and talented group of interns. This fall was no exception. Our work to end domestic violence is supported by interns and we are beyond thankful for their contributions. And now, let us introduce the fall 2016 dream team:

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December 2, 2016

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) applauds Congress for the passage of the Justice for All Act (JFAA), which makes critical improvements to the justice system for victims and the accused. Senators Cornyn (R-TX) and Leahy (D-VT) and Representatives Poe (R-TX) and Costa (D-CA) worked in a bipartisan, bicameral manner to draft and pass this important bill.

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December 1, 2016

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is joining with the United State of Women in declaring December 3rd the United Day of Women. On this day of action, women’s organizations and partners from across the nation will rally together at house parties to turn their passion for addressing issues that affect women into action.

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November 30, 2016

On December 1, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) recognizes World AIDS Day and brings awareness to the intersection of domestic violence and HIV/AIDS.

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November 25, 2016

Today we recognize the International Day for the Elimination o f Violence against Women and reaffirm our commitment to ending violence against women. Today also marks the beginning of UN Women’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign, which spans the sixteen days between November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and December 10, International Human Rights Day. The symbolic linking of these two days draws attention to the fact that violence against women is a violation of human rights.

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