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Hartford residents organize anti-violence rally in wake of shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– People gathered for an anti-violence rally in Hartford Friday night after the shooting of a long-time liquor store employee.

Carrell Lee’s family has owned the Oakdale Package Store on Albany Avenue for nearly 50 years. 115 more words


Islamic Leaders Speaking Out Against Violence

Due to the recent events that have taken place with the Muslim and non-Muslims through the world I have been asked many questions about these events. 1,650 more words


Citizens Taking Action

We’re all familiar with little old ladies knocking the you-know-what out of someone who tried to steal their bags. And more power to anyone with this problem. 119 more words


the goddess of democracy will prove mightier than the gun [David Munyon, Beijing Dreams, from: Code name: Jumper, Glitterhouse 1990]
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Peace Walk brings people together in Lancaster

People in Lancaster came together on Saturday to bring a message of peace to the streets. Lancaster Unity’s “Peace Walk” was organized at Penn Square. The walk brought hundreds in the community together from different backgrounds as a response to the recent violence throughout the county. 159 more words




What is NO MORE?

NO MORE is a public awareness and engagement campaign focused on ending domestic violence and sexual assault. Using its signature blue symbol to increase visibility and foster greater dialogue, NO MORE seeks to break social stigma, normalize the conversation around domestic violence and sexual assault, and increase resources to address these urgent issues. 2,282 more words


Christy Birmingham reblogged this on When Women Inspire and commented:

Wonderful. Let's say 'no more' to domestic violence. This informative post outlines the campaign and includes a statistic that is all too real: "1 in 2 women and 1 in 5 men have experienced some form of sexual victimization in their lives." This HAS TO STOP! I am re-sharing the post here to help bring more recognition to the campaign.


fly no flag, dig no child’s grave

in name

in justice

in sanity