Domestic violence: Adrien Quatennens isolated by the LFI group in the Assembly

Posted Nov 23, 2022, 5:08 PMUpdated on Nov 23, 2022 at 10:09 PM The political pressure had become too great. In a short press release published on Wednesday evening, the parliamentary group La France insoumise (LFI) announced that the deputy of the North Adrien Quatennens “will not participate in the activity” of the group until … Read more

Chuck Palahniuk: the violence and obsessions of real life

The exploit of Chuck Palaniuk comes thanks to cinema and the transposition that a master of noir like David Fincher makes of his first novel, Fight club. From then on, his raw, cynical, grotesque and pressing writing made him one of the cult authors for most readers between the 1990s and the 2000s. In addition … Read more

Quatennens case: his wife makes new accusations of violence

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Published on : 23/11/2022 – 16:40 Paris (AFP) – Céline Quatennens, the wife of Adrien Quatennens, denounced Wednesday to AFP not only “a slap” but also “anger”, “crises” and “physical and psychological violence” exerted for “several years” , accusations that will further complicate the return of the LFI deputy from the North to the Assembly. … Read more

In Nîmes, orange ribbons to eliminate violence against women

An orange ribbon now adorns the balcony of the Hôtel de Ville in Nîmes. The City of Nîmes wanted to mark the occasion ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Awareness activities will take place throughout the week. At the stroke of 11 a.m., Mylène Mouton unveiled the giant orange … Read more

Panorama of violence in metropolitan France: Genesis survey

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The Ministerial Statistical Service for Internal Security (SSMSI) is today publishing an unprecedented panorama of violence in mainland France, measured from the Genesis survey that it conducted in 2021. This work describes three families of violence: violence suffered in childhood, violence committed within the couple (“by partner”) and violence committed by a non-partner. For each … Read more

Vosges. Domestic violence in the department: the gendarmes now have their specialized unit

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The figures are not surprising and convey a sad feeling of fatalism: in 2021, the Vosges gendarmes listed 728 victims of domestic violence. A figure that has been on an upward curve for a few years (in 2018, the number of victims peaked at 343). Is this increase due to free speech or is it … Read more

Huge campaign spending and violence? Participatory application, the streamer aims for change.

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Given the record amount of money being spent this midterm election season, mostly by political heavyweights, and with very real fears that any result of Tuesday’s tally could be challenged, however violently, is it surprising that many potential voters feel completely excluded? It’s a problem that tech-savvy entrepreneurs and a board of political party members … Read more

A new media perspective on sexual violence

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To mark five years of the #MoiAussi (#MeToo) movement, The duty offers a series of texts showing the path taken or drawing up an inventory in different cultural sectors. By publishing in October 2017 their investigations into accusations of sexual harassment against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, the New York Times and the New Yorker not … Read more

Students slam the door of the committee on sexual violence

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Three student groups representing 46,000 students at Concordia University slammed the door of the university’s Standing Committee on Sexual Misconduct and Sexual Violence. They denounce poor handling of cases of harassment and sexual violence on campus and a closure in the face of their ideas to improve things. “Concordia does not take our suggestions and … Read more

HCE: 5 years after #MeToo, let’s move on to Act II, violence cannot go unpunished

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A 33% increase in sexual violence1; of the complaints filed by less than 10% of victims ; 80% of complaints closed without follow-up whose only 1% result in a criminal conviction. Five years after #MeToo, the results are instructive. Women around the world have testified to the sexist and sexual violence they have been or … Read more