Review: The Butcher’s Wife and Other Stories – Li Ang

Trigger warning: rape, abuse, violence. Also spoilers. The Butcher's Wife - I was excited about this story because I read the foreword, which talked about how it was inspired by a Shanghai news story wherein a woman murdered her husband to escape abuse. Li Ang wanted to write about this story from a feminist perspective … Continue reading Review: The Butcher’s Wife and Other Stories – Li Ang

Military Sexual Assault & LGBT Elder Abuse

Tying together the oppression that binds those who can't scream loud enough. Chapter 11 of Honor Betrayed reminded me of my work with SAGE Metro St. Louis when it highlighted the fact that data on sexual assault has not been collected until recently. At SAGE Metro St. Louis, I became acutely aware that data on … Continue reading Military Sexual Assault & LGBT Elder Abuse