Victorian Police Commissioner Ken Lay gave an emotive and hyperbolic speech, titled “Breaking the pattern of family violence is everyone’s responsibility” in which he dramatised and exaggerated violence against women while refusing to properly acknowledge male victims. Greg Canning brings us the story.
Back in 1893 Colorado passed a laws granting women full voting rights. The following year, three women were elected to the Colorado House of Representatives. Did this new political development put an end to the fair sex’s unconscionable and constant suffering under the iron domination of The Patriarchy?