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You do Not Have to Set Yourself On Fire to Save Another Person

If your relationship has become one that is causing you mental, emotional or physical harm, then you need to begin devising exit plan.

You may feel that you are helping the person, or saving them from something. 397 more words

Domestic Abuse

#BlackLivesMatter: femequality.lgbtqia

Yes, I’m lucky to live in America and to be a white female. But I’m not fighting for me. I’m fighting for women of color, trans women, abused women, etc. 52 more words

BlackLivesMatter

I climbed a tree and then........

I climbed a tree and then…..

My husband was drunk.   Again.

His job was cheerless auditing for a large firm.   All figures, sums and checking columns .   530 more words

You are not a punching bag!

Many women and children are abused in the United States and have no way out of the situation. Words spoken in anger are as harmful as a fist to the face, whether it be to a woman or a child.  1,002 more words

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Poverty and Domestic Violence

http://humanservices.ucdavis.edu/resource/uploadfiles/x%20Trapped%20by%20Poverty,%20Trapped%20by%20Abuse.pdf

The link above points to a study done in the 90s in the US of the correlation between domestic violence and poverty.  I wonder if the evidence still stands up and if it’s relevant to Canada.   64 more words

Poverty

Narcissists are Wolves in Sheep's Clothing

There is an old adage. Beware of wolves is sheep’s clothing.

This is a perfect warning against narcissists and abusers.

They appear to be kind and empathetic,  at the beginning of the relationship.   121 more words

Domestic Abuse