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This Week Proves We Must Not Let The Domestic Abuse Bill Get Lost In The Long Grass

6 days ago   |   By Huffington Post

They say a week is a long time in politics. But a week can feel like an eternity if you are a survivor of domestic abuse trying to flee an abusive partner - and this week has presented us with yet more devastating reminders of the scale of domestic abuse in the UK, the way it can be normalised and trivialised, and the need for both radical and urgent solutions. At Refuge, we work with women fleeing domestic abuse every single day. Right now we are supporting more than 6,500 women and children. We don't need stark reminders of why we do the work we do - but if we did, we wouldn't need to...
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