Is your city arresting and jailing substance abusers, the mentally ill, and the homeless? There’s a more humane and cost-effective way to deal with people who have these problems. 150 more words
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The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel published a front page story today about the disappointing results from Crisis Intervention Team training of the Milwaukee Police Department. After the well meaning rhetoric, there are too many untrained police and unnecessary deaths in police custody. 63 more words
My boyfriend really wants to have sex and is pushing me towards doing it even though I don’t want to. What do I do?
If you don’t want to have sex, then don’t. You can continue to say no and refuse. You may want to have an in-depth conversation about it so that you can each explain where you are coming from and what you can do to make sure you are comfortable in the relationship. 43 more words
MASON CITY, Iowa – The release of Ray Rice from the Baltimore Ravens has stirred up conversations, nationwide about domestic violence.
The circumstances surrounding these conversations are tragic, however the fact that people have started talking about the issue is something to be celebrated. 267 more words