Violence against Women in Pop-culture

This board is a media literacy learning tool created to help college freshman uncover the hidden messages of abuse against women in popular culture.
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Straight Outta Compton stars rap artist whom were glorified in the film. These rap artist have extensive histories of abusing women.

Here's What's Missing From Straight Outta Compton: Me and the Other Women Dr. Dre Beat Up

"The Hills Have Eyes" was Released on March 10th, 2006  There are both female and male actors whom are "prey" in this film. Why is there a women being forcefully held down as the film cover?

Hills Have Eyes Poster Brand new poster, excellent condition. This is a reproduction tribute to the original art.Hills Have Eyes posters.

'Game of Thrones' is infamous for it's inappropriate rape scene.

'Game of Thrones' Tackles Incestual Rape

Rihanna retells her horrific encounter with Chris Brown with Oprah. The media loved splashing her terrible story everywhere.

Many people think that Chris Brown's attack on Rihanna was unforgivable, but Rihanna tells Oprah she learned to let go of her anger and forgive Chris.

Lets not ignore the classic rape ad!

Having lost badly in the court of public opinion, Belvedere vodka now faces a bona fide legal challenge surrounding its infamous "date-rape" ad. Actress Alicyn Packard, who appeared in the ad, has filed a lawsuit against Bel

This graphic image is a cruel reminder of how Chris Brown is STILL glorified even after beating Rihanna.

Reports of Rihanna damaged began circulating on Feb before taking the web by storm. Reliable reports of Rihanna bruises , a black eye an.

Belvedere Vodka messes up a lot.

You know what makes me want to drink away my sorrows? Rabidly sexist and misogynistic ads for Belvedere Vodka in my subway station.

Ray Rice beats his wife unconscious in an elevator. Meanwhile the GM of the NFL Roger Goodell tries to cover for him.

"Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right.

How much of an affect do movie stars have on you?

41000 Indians Have Petitioned The Censor Board For More Gender-Sensitive Ratings

Sexualizing women to protect elephants helps neither the woman, nor the elephant.

PETA is a non-profit group of community which supports animal rights. This post will showcase some of the creative peta ads which you will find amazing to see.

One can infer that the jump in violence against women can be attributed to the violence we consume from TV

Intimate partner homicides of women have gone up 20 years after the VAW act. Decreased for men.

Violence against women needs to be intersectional

House Republicans Refuse to Extend Violence Against Women Act


The Alaska Victimization Survey (AVS) provides statewide and regional data on the past-year and lifetime experience by adult women in Alaska of intimate partner violence and sexual violence.