The Anti-Domestic and Sexual Violence Movement in Deaf America 1986-2013

Sesquicentennial Lecture Series – The Anti-Domestic and Sexual Violence Movement in Deaf America 1986-2013

In response to the murder of a Deaf woman by her abusive husband the Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) started what is now considered the beginning of the anti-domestic and anti-sexual violence movement in Deaf America.