I have been a survivor of domestic violence for over 11 years. At one time I was controlled, manipulated, isolated, and broken. Many times my scars were hidden deep under my skin, sometimes they were visible, and yet they were always hidden. 50 more words
So, this is about one type of verbal/emotional abuse that I remembered today so I just wanted to write short thing about it.
I used to have long conversations with my mum–hours long–where I would cry and tell her that different things she did hurt me and ask her if she could try to change. 509 more words
In the summer of 2012, a prisoner who had been repeatedly beaten with impunity by guards at Central Prison’s notorious Unit One began a lawsuit against the prison and against NC DPS. 189 more words