Adam Hochschild: Fatal convergence

Violence doesn’t happen in a vacuum. To address and to end violence against women globally, we must consider the factors and circumstances that contribute to it, from the local to the planetary. That’s why V-Day has collected a series of articles for One Billion Rising from some of the great thinkers, activists, voices around the world.

We asked them: How do poverty, economic policy, politics, race, class, the environment and other forces influence violence against women?

In our fourth installment, journalist Adam Hochschild discusses the fatal convergence of factors that leads to gender-based violence globally.

http://onebillionrising.org/blog/entry/adam-hochschild-fatal-convergence

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