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Let's throw a Rent Party


Creative survival, that’s what I call it, when African Americans, commonly called Negroes in the 1920s, struggled during times of low wages and high rents.  It began in Harlem, so the story goes, when small gatherings of neighbors and friends came together in a  community-like effort to pay next month’s bills.   427 more words


UK children suffered sex abuse on 'industrial scale'

David Cameron: “End the walk on by culture that too many police forces and social work departments have demonstrated”

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Historical abuse inquiry… 1,129 more words

Weddings on crossroads

Disclaimer: This article is open to criticism, and is opinionated.

OMG! You are 25 already? You should be getting married!

Really? Let’s not get into the argument of why not to get married at 25. 524 more words


Care About Yourself

For I know the plans I have for you, says the LORD.  plans for peace and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.  424 more words


My Story

I believe that keeping silent about abuse is only beneficial to your abuser. They will tell you, and slowly over time you will come to believe, that the abuse is because of you. 1,257 more words

Domestic Abuse

Murder, Mystery & Misogyny in Oz

18 women have been murdered by known or suspected male violence in the first 60 days of 2015 in Australia. 9 of these 18 women… 1,101 more words


liberationislife reblogged this on liberation is life and commented:

The structural nature of male-pattern violence towards women and girls. Not only does it reinforce the sex hierarchy in general, thus benefitting non-violent males as well, but it is reinforced by male-centred media institutions, police and governments, whose words and actions deny how this gendered violence fits in centrally to this socio-political system. A great round-up and explanation about the #mysteryismisogyny hashtag campaign by Lily Munroe, who is also counting murdered women.

Break the Silence

The reason for my post today is to highlight few things about domestic violence.

According to article on the Guardian, of 12 February 2015, domestic violence is more likely to happen in poorer families. 242 more words

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