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About Louise Pennington

Louise Pennington is a feminist activist and writer. Her work has appeared in the New Internationalist, Feminist Times and the Huffington Post. Her books include Everyday Victim Blaming: Challenging portrayals of domestic and sexual violence in the mediaWhat I Remember- a collection of short stories. Follow her on twitter @EVB_Now and @LeStewpot

Articles by Louise Pennington

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Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Transforming a victim blaming culture

Media discussions of male violence against women focus on the actions of the victim rather than the perpetrator. How can we challenge this narrative using survivor’s testimony without putting them at risk of online harassment?

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