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The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) isn't being renewed...because the current update proposal closes the "boyfriend loophole" by keeping abusers from guns?

The Washington Post’s Health 202 has a detailed rundown of why legislation to renew, and not simply extend, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) hasn’t gone anywhere in either the House or Senate. 211 more words

Society

Day 2,057 Of Domestic Violence - Climb To The Top

I remember the day I climbed all the way to the top of Mt Tibrogargan. I hadn’t left that relationship yet but I felt like I could do anything after that! 1,114 more words

Domestic Violence

Cubs' Russell On Leave Amid Abuse Claims; Epstein Calls Allegations 'Very Disturbing'

CHICAGO (CBS) — Facing more detailed allegations of physical abuse from his ex-wife, Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave while Major League Baseball investigates. 707 more words

News

MLB Places Cubs' Addison Russell On Leave After Domestic Violence Claims From Ex-Wife

By MATT CARLSON , Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell was placed on administrative leave Friday following fresh allegations of domestic violence by his ex-wife. 307 more words

Sports

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office employee fired after domestic violence arrest

AMITE, LA – An employee of the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office has been fired and arrested for domestic battery.

Thirty-seven-year-old Steven Michael Russell was arrested on September 20 and charged with domestic battery, simple criminal damage, and aggravated second degree battery stemming from an incident the day before, according to the TPSO. 37 more words

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Charm to Harm


You liked me

because

u thought u could charm me,

charm me

so you could control me,

control me

so I’d sit still …while you slit me… 16 more words

Poetry