A significant proportion of victims of rape or other sexual violence incidents are male.
At the Canadian Women’s Foundation, our vision is for all women in Canada to live free from violence. The long-term experience of being abused can destroy a woman’s self-confidence, making it more difficult for her to believe that she deserves better treatment, that she can find the courage to leave, or that she can manage on her own.
That’s why we invest in violence prevention programs that teach teens how to create safe and healthy relationships. Aren't men just as likely to be victims as women? If a woman is being abused, why doesn't she just leave the relationship?  The Violence Against Women Survey, Statistics Canada, 1993.
Male and female inmates are not included in most national surveys of sexual victimization.
The research about male-victim rape only appeared less than 30 years ago, mostly focused on male children.
Genital mutilation, in this view, is just another way to win the sperm war.
In some forms of mutilation, the handicap to sperm competition is obvious.
The Church currently disavows any practice of polygamy; however, the eternal doctrine of plural marriage is still in place.
A man may be sealed to multiple wives, allowing him to have what amounts to a polygamous family in the Celestial Kingdom.
What effect does domestic violence have on children? What should I do if I think someone is being abused? Since abusers often express deep remorse and promise to change, it can take years for women to admit that the violence will never stop and the relationship is unsalvageable.
Sources Domestic abuse is often a gradual process, with the frequency of assaults and seriousness of the violence slowly escalating over time.
Polygamy as a doctrine was introduced into the LDS Church by Joseph Smith.