America's Voice En Español »


Encounters International

To Rep. Sandy Adams: Victims of Domestic Violence Deserve Better Than Your VAWA Bill

Cross-Posted at Mom’s Rising and Daily Kos: It’s painful to watch. Rep. Sandy Adams (R-FL), a victim of domestic violence, has let herself become the spokesperson for the grievously flawed and dangerous Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) passed by House Republicans.  But asserting that “VAWA must protect all victims,” as Adams does in a new … Continue reading »

On Violence Against Women Act, GOP Works with Mail Order Bride Industry Against Immigrants

Cross-Posted at Mom’s Rising: “Russian Women are no longer the best kept secret of the cold war” notes the website of Encounters International, the mail-order bride company that is lobbying hard for the passage of the scary Republican version of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) — the version that passed the House of Representatives … Continue reading »