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Freedom (or not) of the Icelandic press

The Icelandic press has generally been considered – at least by outsiders – as free from corruption and editorial bias. But is it?

Earlier this week, one of the editors of the widely-read newspaper… 177 more words

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Im a survivor!

I have been a survivor of domestic violence for over 11 years. At one time I was controlled, manipulated, isolated, and broken. Many times my scars were hidden deep under my skin, sometimes they were visible, and yet they were always hidden. 50 more words

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My DV survival story

If you do not follow me on Facebook, you may have missed when I shared that I am a survivor of domestic violence.  I did not share because I want some sort of acknowledgement or seeking sympathy.   1,478 more words

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Today marks 1 year to the day since I left my abusive husband

Today also marks 1 year that my children and I have been living in shelters. Every day (aside from the single day I got a hotel for us for the night) we have been living in domestic violence shelters. 407 more words