Culture and Gender Based Violence

A protest with people holding signs that say "It's a dress not a yes" and "Stop blaming the victim" Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona/Unsplash

Cultural identities–things like shared traditions, struggles, achievements, and triumphs–can be sources of strength but can also uphold ideas that lead to gender-based violence. This article offers different perspectives on culture and gender-based violence, as well as resources for critiquing harmful cultural values.