A Domestic Abuse Pandemic Is Ensuing Under Covid19 Lockdown

Women, isolated with their abusers and no escape, are reaching out via hotlines and email at much higher rates than usual.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Apr 2, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.