Weekly Round-up: Why Don’t We Call It ‘Femicide’?
Other countries accurately name misogynist murders, Americans need to do the same
|Jessica Valenti||Mar 24||14||11|
DON’T @ ME
Thanks to AiHH commenter Melissa for bringing my attention to this terrific conversation between NPR’s Michel Martin and Deborah Epstein, the director of the Domestic Violence Clinic at Georgetown University Law Center. Epstein talks about something important that I hadn’t really previously considered: Why don’t we use the word ‘femicide’ when…