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My Scars Chat Tour

Throughout the year, I make an attempt to bring awareness to domestic violence, whether it is through blogging, sharing articles that I have read or showing my scars. 345 more words

Domestic Violence

The Giver

Okay, this has absolutely nothing to do with the book The Giver nor the movie coming out. But, it does have something to do with… 151 more words

W.O.M.A.N., Inc.'s Mariya Taher talks Healthy Babies Act in San Francisco's Examiner

In her guest column for the San Francisco Examiner, W.O.M.A.N., Inc.’s Community Liaison Manager, Mariya Taher, replies to this horrible Washington Post Op Ed to debunk the myth that getting married protects women from domestic violence, and talks about the danger many women find themselves in after their marriages begin, and the abuse that oftentimes begins or escalates with pregnancy. 157 more words

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he hurt me but it felt like true love

one dislocated hip. six cracked ribs. four stab wounds. one fractured skull. 2 popped spinal discs. one torn ligament. one sprained ankle. three broken fingers. one damaged womb. 187 more words

Are We Not Understanding The Truth About Domestic Violence? [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO]

The Russ Parr Morning Show discusses Steven A. Smith’s recent controversial statements surrounding domestic violence and the incident involving Ray Rice and his then-fiance. Was there any validity to Smith’s comments? 64 more words

Russ Parr Morning Show

Danger Heightened When Leaving Domestic Violence Situation, Expert Says

(HOUSTON) – Ronald Lee Haskell’s ex-wife had broken free of him and his abuse, and that can be the most dangerous time of all for victims… 241 more words

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#SUNYSA Task Force for Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence

This video left me in tears (http://blog.petflow.com/this-disgusts-me-would-you-stop-to-help-this-woman/)! As a survivor of domestic violence, I am saddened by the lack of response from the individuals in this video! 352 more words