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From TheJournal.ie Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees' Courts

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'

There’s some confusion around where LGBT people in domestic abuse situations can turn to for help – here’s some clarification.

From TheJournal.ie 'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016 Amen

'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016

Men’s domestic abuse charity Amen has released it’s annual report.

From TheJournal.ie TDs have voted to make it compulsory to stand during the Dáil prayer Holy Row

TDs have voted to make it compulsory to stand during the Dáil prayer

Three amendments that would have gotten rid of the Dáil prayer were voted down today.

From TheJournal.ie People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer Amen

People are divided over whether the Dáil should begin each day with a prayer

Minister Katherine Zappone says it should be replaced with a moment of silence.

From TheJournal.ie Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year Uncommon People

Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year

The list also includes some extraordinary acts of heroism.

From The42 Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI Amen

Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI

Eamon Zayed has been included alongside Joe Cole in the NASL’s Team of the Year.

From TheJournal.ie 'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men Help

'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men

More than 2,000 men each year contact a service for male victims of domestic abuse in Ireland.

Ellie Goulding covered Take Me To Church and people can't decide if it's good or sacrilegious Amen This post contains a poll
From TheJournal.ie Increases in domestic violence against men Reaching Out

Increases in domestic violence against men

A new report from domestic abuse service ‘Amen’ has shown an increase in reported incidents.

From TheJournal.ie Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence? Help

Why are there no refuges for male victims of domestic violence?

One man told AMEN that his relation was sleeping in a park as he couldn’t find shelter due to domestic abuse.

Wicklow sensation Hozier's amazing appearance on Letterman

Take me to church…

From TheJournal.ie US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays Amen

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays

At issue were town meetings in Greece, New York, where clergy had been invited to offer a prayer, which in the last eight years had been exclusively Christian.

From TheJournal.ie Abused husband was 'knocked out' and had knife 'lunged' at him Domestic Abuse

Abused husband was 'knocked out' and had knife 'lunged' at him

One man told TheJournal.ie of years of abuse and of how he will be forced to spend this Christmas away from his youngest daughter.

From TheJournal.ie New committee report will ‘lift the lid’ on domestic abuse Domestic Violence

New committee report will ‘lift the lid’ on domestic abuse

Vice Chairperson of the committee, Anne Ferris, has urged victims to get in touch to share their experiences and tell them how the system can be improved.

From TheJournal.ie Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas Domestic Abuse

Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas

Amen has said fathers who have separated from their abusers are often denied access to their children over the holidays.

From TheJournal.ie Feature: Hell hath no fury like a man scorned Violence

Feature: Hell hath no fury like a man scorned

Journalist Colm Ó Broin investigates the statistics of murder of Irish women by those closest to them – and the patterns of abuse that can lead to such tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles Amen

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles

Guests will also be able to download books of their choice and charge them to their rooms.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Abused men often don’t tell anyone. Here’s why. Opinion

Column: Abused men often don’t tell anyone. Here’s why.

Men can be victims of domestic violence too – but society seems to want this problem to just go away, writes Niamh Farrell.