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Children's Bureau: Law and Policies

Laws & Policies

Listen

The Children’s Bureau provides guidance to states, tribes, child welfare agencies, and more on the complex and varied federal laws as they relate to child welfare. 234 more words

Moving Forward

How to deal with Street Harassment?

The Stop Street Harassment commissioned a national survey of 2000 people in the USA in the year 2014 which found that 65% of all women had experienced street harassment. 893 more words

Life With My Mother- Kindra M. Austin

I love her to the point of madness, my mother, a paradox wrapped in sun-kissed paper flesh. To embrace her is to hold an armful of hollow bones; the shell of a woman short-lived. 1,211 more words

I've Grown

I’ve grown numb

From your observations

From your condescension

From your criticisms

I’ve grown cold

From your whistles

From your stares

From your cowardly cat calls… 102 more words

Adult Survivor Of Child Abuse

Me too

It is great that people are taking a stand to speak up against sexual abuse. I hope that it actually does raise awareness of this horrible issue so that we can eliminate its destruction. 205 more words

Day One: Diagnosis

Around 9:00 a.m.., on October 20, 2017, the attending E.M.U. physician came in the room to discuss my diagnosis after an afternoon/night of monitoring for seizures (from October 19 into October 20). 410 more words

Abuse

#notmetoo

“Hashtag: Not Me Too”

By Jane Tawel

October 21, 2017

I wanted to share a link here to an excellent article by Alexandra Petri, on the current discussion about Harvey Weinstein, Donald Trump, and other powerful men like them that have a history of abusing women. 1,208 more words