Lady Gaga In Early Planning Stage for Sexual Assault Trauma Centers
(Radio.com) Lady Gaga and former Vice President Joe Biden have been vocal advocates in the fight against sexual assault, often joining forces to share their message. During a speech at Glamour's Women of the Year Summit, the politician revealed that he and Gaga have discussed opening trauma centers for people in the aftermath of those experiences.
"Women who are abused end up having long-term physical and physiological problems," he said. "I'm working with Lady Gaga now' we [want to] set up trauma centers where women can go to get the long-term help they need to deal with these crises' We finally are recognizing the long-term impacts on the health of women and men who've been abused. It's the next great frontier I want to be part of."
Lady Gaga's team confirmed the report to Entertainment Weekly, adding that these plans are in the "early stages."
"The Vice President and Lady Gaga share an interest in addressing the long-term physical and emotional effects of trauma and they have been discussing what to do about it," her rep said in a statement. "Their discussions on how to move forward are in the early stages."Read more here.
is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.
Van Halen Star Previews Debut Solo Album
Alice In Chains Announce North American Spring Tour
Morrissey Addresses Recent Controversial Interview Quotes
U2's New Album Debuts At No. 1 On Billboard 200
Bob Weir and Phil Lesh Teaming Up To Tour As A Duo
David Coverdale Reveals Whitesnake's New album Details
Karnataka Singer Hayley Griffiths Speaks Out On Surprise Band Move
Billy Idol Announce 2018 Summer Tour Dates
Anthrax Announce Kings Among Scotland DVD
The Killers Cover The Smiths At Festival
Macklemore And Kesha Teaming For 'Adventures' Tour
Taylor Swift Performs 'Reputation' Tracks At Jingle Bell Ball
Ed Sheeran Reacts To Grammy Snub In Top Categories
Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey Earn Golden Globe Nominations
Unreleased Vince Staples Track Fuels Animated 'Spiderman' Trailer
Lady Gaga Is 'Santa's Naughty Elf' For The Holidays
Beyonce Sends Bieryonce Beer Cease and Desist Order
Jeezy Announces U.S. 'Cold Summer' Tour
Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman Reveal Christmas Plans
Rihanna, Katy Perry, Cardi B, Others Rally Behind Bullied Boy
All Recent Reviews and Interviews
Santa's Jukebox: Balsam Range, Sha Na Na and Jennifer Saran
Holiday Gift Guide: Jethro Tull - Songs from the Wood: The Country Set
Holiday Gift Guide: Queen - News of the World: 40th Anniversary Edition
Holiday Gift Guide: George Michael - Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1/MTV Unplugged
Rock Reads: Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers: The Rise of Motorhead
Rock Reads: Holiday Gift Guide Edition
Timothy B. Schmit - Leap of Faith
Bob Seger - I Knew You When (5 Star)
Root 66: Professor Louie and the Crowmatix - The Lost Band Tracks