Topic: Domestic Violence

Brothers Vinny and David stand together as the sky darkens before a summer storm.
In Progress

The Intersection of Love and Loss: Confronting Youth Incarceration

Photographer Isadora Kosofsky followed one family for over two years, documenting the impact the vast and complicated juvenile justice system has on individuals and their families.

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In the days following the attack, Maggie had time to reflect on what had occurred and decided to make an official statement to the police. She said she had resumed communications with her estranged husband and the father of her children, and was considering moving herself and her children to Alaska, where he is stationed with the Army.
Photo Essay

Video: A Portrait of Domestic Violence

Violence against women is almost always a private matter. In this multimedia video for TIME, photographer Sara Naomi Lewkowicz continues telling the story of one such incident of domestic violence — providing a look at the victim’s life as she slowly begins to move on.

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"Are you listening to me?!" Shane screamed. "Grow the f*ck up, Maggie! Grow the f*ck up!"
Photo Essay

Photographer as Witness: A Portrait of Domestic Violence

The Violence Against Women Act, which provides funding to help victims of domestic violence, is now up for re-authorization. Photographer Sara Naomi Lewkowicz’s photographs document one such violent incident — the kind that’s often kept private behind closed doors.

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Donna Ferrato
Out There

I Am Unbeatable: Donna Ferrato’s Commitment to Abused Women

Donna Ferrato has documented domestic violence and its effects for more than 30 years. Over the past five years, she has refined her topic matter, focusing specifically on women who have left their abusers in a series called I Am Unbeatable.

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