Saturday, December 4

“I fled” to avoid death: the moving testimony of a battered woman

“The beatings started when I got pregnant.” Discover on the CNEWS antenna the poignant testimony of a woman beaten by her husband, while the #NousToutes collective calls for demonstrations this Saturday against sexual and gender-based violence, of which women are the first victims.

On average, each year, 295,000 people, including 213,000 women, are victims of violence at the hands of a spouse or ex-spouse in France, according to an annual survey by INSEE.

November 20 also marks World Child Protection Day and the International Trans Day of Remembrance.

Demonstrations are planned in nearly 60 French cities, between November 20 and 27.

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