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Interesting Article Friday

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 1 in 4 women experience domestic violence in their lifetime; an estimated 1.3 million victims are affected by this annually; and 85% of the time the victims are women…

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Interesting Article Friday

Men compete in pageant to end domestic violence

Six students from the University of Kansas strutted their stuff to end domestic violence in the male beauty pageant, “Mr. Alpha Chi,” which was held April 17. 238 more words


Learning process

Everyday is a learning process for me. Somedays I am so confident, and others I’m not. I keep thinking about how my kids are almost grown. 495 more words

Domestic Violence Awareness

 (interview stills via http://www.funkyjunk.com)

Every genre of media has a range of artifacts from the shining, perfect example that everyone loves, to the weird, poorly-executed one that people either pretend doesn’t exist or make fun of relentlessly.  301 more words

H is for HexSonnetta and HELP

If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, GET HELP NOW. Go to The National Domestic Violence website or call 1-800-799-7233. 

Today’s poetry form is a… 81 more words



About a week ago, I was asked to give a speech. A testimony. Usually, I’d be nervous, reciting the words over and over in my head, telling the butterflies in my stomach to stop fluttering so fast and worrying about possibly stumbling over my words. 187 more words


My digital activism project is creating a Domestic Violence Awareness (DVA) Twitter account, so I have chosen another DVA account to analyze.  This will help me understand how to communicate my message verbally and visually.   241 more words