"For centuries, men without even the gravitas or tragic flaws of Othello, acting on their ire, have been saying, 'I’ll tear her all to pieces,' and doing it, too, with their bare hands. Will they ever stop?"
Pulitzer Prize–winning Metropolitan author Caroline Fraser in The New York Review of Books on Rachel Louise Snyder's "invaluable, deeply reported" new book NO VISIBLE BRUISES: WHAT WE DON'T KNOW ABOUT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CAN KILL US.
As countries around the world have tracked Covid-19, they’ve seen a sharp spike in another scourge, one of far longer duration and with no known cure: domestic violence. In the last weeks and months, confinement necessitated by the pandemic has caused an increase in calls to police and crisis cent...