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NCFM Press Release: Battered Men’s Rights Hero, Patricia Overberg, Passes Away

August 16, 2011
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Former DV Shelter Director Was the First to Help Battered Men and is Honored by Men’s Rights Activists 8/12/11 – Los Angeles: Patricia Overberg, the first known domestic violence shelter director in the United States to help male victims along with female victims, passed away today (August 11, 2011).  Patricia is being honored by men’s rights activists as a hero...
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Pioneering Domestic Violence Advocate Who Refused to Discriminate Leaves Lasting Legacy

August 16, 2011
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Pioneering Domestic Violence Advocate Who Refused to Discriminate Leaves Lasting Legacy

TORRANCE, Calif., August 15, 2011 – She changed the lives of thousands, perhaps millions, but few know her name. Patricia Shanley Overberg, MSW, died of heart failure in Torrance, California, on August 11, 2011, with her children at her side. Overberg, a native of Providence, Rhode Island, was 77. With the Violence Against Women...
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NCFM member Paul Elam slams judicial system in “Vladek Filler: A political prisoner in America”

August 5, 2011
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NCFM member Paul Elam slams judicial system in “Vladek Filler: A political prisoner in America”

By Paul Elam Many of you will know the name of Vladek Filler.  Thanks in part to your help with drawing media attention to his case, and the fact that he was innocent, Filler was exonerated of the false rape charges against him. He was, however, convicted, falsely of assaulting his estranged wife, Ligia...
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Letter from NCFM “old timer” to new NCFM member regarding men’s rights activism

August 1, 2011
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Letter from NCFM “old timer” to new NCFM member regarding men’s rights activism

The following letter resulted from an inquiry from a new NCFM member (by the way, if you have not joined NCFM you may as well do it now, just click on the join NCFM button to the right and help us help you make the world a better place for all of us…): NCFM...
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Men’s Rights Activists Protest in India

May 25, 2011
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Men’s Rights Activists Protest in India

One of the main weapons against misandry in India is street protests by men’s rights activists. Though these protests involve a lot of preparation, logistics and mobilisation, they seem to give some results. Often, common people and media find it difficult to dismiss the issues raised by any gathering of substantial number of people,...
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Female pilot gets bail while male pilots rot in jail

April 7, 2011
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Female pilot gets bail

Excerpt: A Delhi court has granted anticipatory bail to an IndiGo woman pilot, who has been named by DGCA for procuring flying licence by allegedly submitting forged marks certificates. Moving the bail application, the accused stated that she was a 40-year-old unmarried woman who was the only support for her aged parents. Counsel Aggarwal...
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Misandry in Sweden and Julian Assange’s tryst with it

December 13, 2010
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A letter from a men’s rights activist in Sweden to the world about the hell called feminism in Sweden. Read it to know the reality. Julian Assange had his own personal tragedy which turned his brown hair white. Julian Assange was born in 1971, in Australia. When Assange’s girlfriend gave birth to a child,...
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Men should get a separate coach in Metro

December 4, 2010
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Original Article. Translation: New Delhi: An organization fighting for men’s rights has demanded a separate coach for men in metro trains. The organization is of the view that men are not safe in Metro trains and hence there must be a separate coach for men in metro. In a petition addressed to the Delhi...
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Letter to Delhi Metro demanding “Male-Only” coaches

December 2, 2010
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To, The General Manager Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. Metro Bhawan Fire Brigade Lane, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi – 110001, India Sub: Demand for Male-Only coaches in Delhi Metro in wake of violence against men in metro. Respected Sir/Madam, National Coalition for Men (NCFM), India is the India division of National Coalition for Men,...
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An Indian husband’s legalized extortion

November 27, 2010
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This is how Indian husbands are ill-treated (read treated) by the mediation centers/courts/police, all because there is a complaint from wife under the nefarious Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code. And yet the Government of India is mum on giving men a National Commission for Men and a Men’s Welfare Ministry to look...
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