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'A Life Defined by Fear': Tina Turner Details Even More Abuse from Ike Turner in New Memoir 'A Life Defined by Fear': Tina Turner Details Even More Abuse from Ike Turner in New Memoir

Most of us remember the brutality brought to life on screen in the 1993 Tina Turner biopic What’s Love Got to Do with It, which chronicled the entertainer’s rise to fame under the thumb and almost constant threat of abusive ex-husband and Svengali Ike Turner.

‘It’s About Saving Lives’: On The View, Andrea Kelly Details Years of Abuse by R. Kelly

Please stop asking why women don’t report abuse—sexual or domestic.

Amid Abuse Allegations, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison Considers Stepping Down From Democratic National Committee Amid Abuse Allegations, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison Considers Stepping Down From Democratic National Committee

Amid allegations that he abused a former girlfriend, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison is considering leaving his position as deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee.

All Abuse Isn’t Visible: Serena Williams Fights Financial Abuse With the Purple Purse Project

Most of us think we know what domestic abuse looks like, but in 99 percent of intimate partner violence cases, the most disabling aspect is often financial, exacting a level of control over victims that prevents them from escaping.

Domestic Violence Survivor Wins Settlement Against City That Evicted Her for Calling 911 Domestic Violence Survivor Wins Settlement Against City That Evicted Her for Calling 911

Did you know that there are towns in this country that penalize people—even victims of crimes—if they call 911 too many times?

Keith Ellison Wins Attorney General Nomination Despite Domestic Violence Claims Keith Ellison Wins Attorney General Nomination Despite Domestic Violence Claims

Embattled Congressman Keith Ellison overcame claims of domestic abuse to win the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party’s nomination for Minnesota attorney general, CNN said Tuesday.

Rep. Keith Ellison Denies Domestic Violence Claims Made by Former Girlfriend and Her Son Rep. Keith Ellison Denies Domestic Violence Claims Made by Former Girlfriend and Her Son

U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) is a darling of the progressive wing of the Democratic Party. He’s the deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee. He’s young, charismatic and was the first Muslim to be elected to Congress. He is a frontrunner to become his state’s attorney general, but all of that may come to…

Bobby Brown Will Honor His Daughter Bobbi Kristina by Building a Domestic Violence Shelter in Her Name Bobby Brown Will Honor His Daughter Bobbi Kristina by Building a Domestic Violence Shelter in Her Name

The loss of a child is something no parent should have to experience. The king of R&B, Bobby Brown, has found a way to channel his grief into something positive.

Former Buffalo Bills Lineman Claims to Know the ‘Whole Story’ in LeSean McCoy’s Domestic-Violence Beef Former Buffalo Bills Lineman Claims to Know the ‘Whole Story’ in LeSean McCoy’s Domestic-Violence Beef

Remember Richie Incognito, the swollen-faced white man who used to play for the Miami Dolphins and was accused of bullying then-teammate Jonathan Martin in 2013? And by bullying, I mean taunting him with racial slurs. Well, Incognito would go on to play for the Buffalo Bills, the same team that running back LeSean…

Here’s What We Know About the Disturbing LeSean McCoy Domestic Violence IG Post Here’s What We Know About the Disturbing LeSean McCoy Domestic Violence IG Post

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy has been accused of brutally assaulting his girlfriend, according to Instagram photos that show a beaten, bloody and swollen woman lying in what appears to be a hospital bed.

Stop Pretending You Actually Gave a Shit About XXXTentacion’s ‘Growth’ and Potential  Stop Pretending You Actually Gave a Shit About XXXTentacion’s ‘Growth’ and Potential 

My only context for XXXTentacion is a terrible one. I first became aware of him several months ago, after reading about how his star was rising not just in spite of the numerous crimes he allegedly committed but specifically because of them.

R. Kelly’s Ex-Wife, Andrea Kelly, Cries While Detailing Years of Abuse

R. Kelly’s ex-wife and the mother of his three children, Andrea Kelly, appeared on TV One’s Sister Circle and recounted what she says were her years of abuse at the hands of the R&B singer.

Tiffany Haddish’s Ex-Husband Sues Over Domestic Violence Claims in Biography  Tiffany Haddish’s Ex-Husband Sues Over Domestic Violence Claims in Biography 

Tiffany Haddish’s ex-husband claims that her best-selling biography, The Last Black Unicorn, is full of lies about their marriage, and now he is suing her for libel, slander and defamation and asking for $1 million in damages.

Speaking Out Against Domestic Violence on Black Women Is No Longer Taboo, but Doing Something About It Is Speaking Out Against Domestic Violence on Black Women Is No Longer Taboo, but Doing Something About It Is

My first job, about a decade ago in Harlem, was interning at a shelter for domestic violence survivors. Most were lower-income black and Latina women. A colleague and I would organize these makeshift financial sessions, giving these women overviews about how to build credit, manage debt, apply for housing vouchers and…

Tarana Burke: Black Community Needs to Have Uncomfortable Conversations About Sexual Violence  Tarana Burke: Black Community Needs to Have Uncomfortable Conversations About Sexual Violence 

I caught up with Tarana Burke at the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault annual awards on Monday in New York City, where she picked up yet another award for her years of activism, most notably #MeToo.

NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray Is Disrupting Domestic Violence With a New Initiative NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray Is Disrupting Domestic Violence With a New Initiative

Chirlane McCray, the first lady of New York City, is working to close the gap in support for the majority of domestic violence victims in the city whose abuse goes unreported to law enforcement. On Wednesday McCray, who is also co-chair of the city’s Domestic Violence Task Force and the Commission on Gender Equity,…

Fabolous Domestic Violence Charges Detailed in Court Complaint: Report Fabolous Domestic Violence Charges Detailed in Court Complaint: Report

On Wednesday, Fabolous was arrested on felony charges of domestic violence and making a terroristic threat. Later that week, video footage of the incident surfaced, showing him in a screaming match with longtime girlfriend, stylist and Love & Hip-Hop star Emily B (real name Emily Bustamante) and her father outside of…

New York Just Took a Major Step in Addressing the Link Between Domestic Violence and Guns New York Just Took a Major Step in Addressing the Link Between Domestic Violence and Guns

Here’s a small glimmer of hope for victims of domestic violence: On Saturday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the passage of new legislation that requires convicted domestic abusers to surrender any and all firearms and prohibits them from obtaining or renewing a firearm license.

We Don’t Love Men Like Fabolous. We Just Hate Women We Don’t Love Men Like Fabolous. We Just Hate Women

If there’s a takeaway from the revelation of and the reaction to Fabolous’ abuse of Emily Bustamante, his longtime girlfriend and the mother of his two children, it’s that there are no fresh takeaways from it.

Fabolous Acts a Total Donkey in Domestic Violence Episode Caught on Video Fabolous Acts a Total Donkey in Domestic Violence Episode Caught on Video

I used to eff with Fabolous, but after he was caught acting a total psycho abusive ass on video recently, he can go right atop that heap of scorn on which R. Kelly, Bill Cosby and Woody Allen currently lie.

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