antiviolence

antiviolence

(ˌæntɪˈvaɪələns)
adj
(Social Welfare) opposed to or acting against violence in society
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clampdown on offensive chants they fear could spark trouble and the case will be passed on to the antiviolence committee.
Richie covers in some detail the erosion of this social justice focus, as the antiviolence movement began increasingly to rely on the state for financial support and on the police for the protection of victims.
To keep the momentum going, Arms Around Roseland started biweekly antiviolence walks around the community.
Similarly, there has been a lack of coverage on the funding cuts to Indigenous-specific programming, which has directly and indirectly supported antiviolence initiatives.
As antiviolence work became "officiated," activists
A spokesman added: "We have a long established antiviolence policy.
org) is a national coalition of 35 antiviolence organizations located across the country that work to end violence in all its forms against LGBTQ people.
Consequently, board members and managers with more training in business administration than in antiviolence work now run shelters and rape crisis centres, and they have abandoned the feminist principles of the grassroots movement to end violence against women.
A SUCCESSFUL antiviolence campaign at a Warwickshire town could be rolled out to other areas of the county.
Lakeman provides a thorough description of the current context for anti-violence work: federal cuts to women's centres and antiviolence organizations, their reshaping into social service providers under provincial jurisdiction, and the increasing decriminalization of violence against women with the use of restorative justice and diversion programs.
The mood shifts with dizzying abruptness, as the mellow flow of "No Surprise" gives way to the jittery pep talk "Shine Language," followed by the churchy textures of "Take Me Away" and the slinky antiviolence rap "A Serpent's Love.
Its CeaseFire antiviolence campaign is designed to interrupt harmful behavior and change social norms--immunize against the thought and cure the disease.