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Dealing with Domestic Violence: an Interview with Billi Lacombe

I’ve been so privileged over the past seven months to have had the joy of meeting and interviewing directors and advocates of organizations that are truly making a difference in the world. 1,753 more words

Trump Administration Undermines Protections for Domestic Violence Survivors

The Trump Administration undermines existing protections for immigrant domestic violence survivors through its current enforcement priorities.  In some cases, such as when Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) shows up at courthouses, this is effectively state-reinforcement of the abuse of the victim.  1,296 more words

Politics & Policy

What Is Gaslighting?

“Gaslighting is a colloquial term that describes a type of psychological abuse in which the abuser denies the victim’s reality, causing him/her to question him/herself, his/her memory, or his/her perceptions. 240 more words

Domestic Violence

TAKE ACTION: Protect access to healthcare for victims and survivors

Contact your Senators, and urge them to vote NO on the Better Care Reconciliation Act bill (BCRA) that will destroy Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act! 474 more words

Legislative Action

What Is Stalking?

The kinds of acts that make up stalking include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Following or surveillance
  • Inappropriate approaches and confrontations
  • Repeated, uninvited appearances at work or residence…
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Domestic Violence