Tags » Battered Women

open hand, open mind?

From Dov Lipman’s Facebook Timeline:

Today is “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women Day.” I call on every woman who has experienced any type of violence to file a complaint.

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I guess they like being battered, if they stay with the abuser

One out of four women have been sexually or physically abused.

‘’Why don’t these women speak about it?’’

‘’I certainly know very well more than four women, but I don’t know anybody who has been battered.’’ 1,079 more words

Gender And Education

Understanding My Mother

This is one of the hardest things I have ever written about. I do this not only to bring closure to part my life but to bring… 532 more words

KWIK KWOTES: Women as Victims According to One Author ......

“I saw a look in her eyes that I have seen in the eyes of many other women who had reported stalkers or obscene callers or voyeurs or violent and dangerous men who made their lives miserable. 66 more words

Domestic Violence Top Killer in New Hampshire

October has passed and along with it the recognized month to remember domestic violence.  Many communities throughout the country had candle-light vigils to remember victims of domestic violence or walks at night to highlight the need for a safe community at any time of the day or night. 706 more words

Social Justice

My rants about being disabled.../why my being disabled makes you mad

I don’t know where this belongs but I guess I’ll put it here since the loss of my marriage and subsequent loss of my family ended with me being hospitalized…..seven times. 1,021 more words