5 Reasons Why Feminism Needs to Address Child Abuse by Women Too

In 2012, Child Protective Services estimated that 686,000 children were victims of maltreatment in the United States — or 9.2 per 1,000 – and over 80% of the perpetrators of these crimes were the children’s parents. And of this number, 88% were biological parents, not step- or adopted as many of us have been taught to believe.

In addition, 46% of the total number of perpetrators were men. And 54% were women

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