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One-word text sends advocacy group to the rescue of Oregon mother, infant

By KPTV Staff

Clatskanie, OR (KPTV) — A woman and her infant are now safe and a 34-year-old Clatskanie man is in jail thanks in part of a domestic violence advocacy group. 432 more words

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The Turpin Torture Diaries: Hundreds of journals found in home with 13 captive children

Why would these cruel, sadistic parents encourage the children to write journals which could be used as evidence?  Maybe they didn’t think they were doing anything wrong. 258 more words

Heterosexual Couples

Can I Learn To Trust Again?

A lot of the time, especially now that I’m a good 18 months into proper therapy for the first time in my life, I wonder on this question. 851 more words

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Domestic Abuse: Changing My Thoughts

Changing My Thoughts

I hate my abuser. If I had not sold my home I would have left after learning the truth about my abuser.  If I had family that was alive I would have turned to them. 552 more words

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5 Ontario women have been killed by men in their lives in 2018 — and it's only January

Five Ontario women have been killed in acts of intimate partner or domestic violence in 2018. And while that number is shocking, experts say it’s not entirely unusual. 913 more words

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I grabbed the cordless phone to dial 911, but Blues Eyes tackled it out of my hand…

When they called me into the office to let me go from Auto Trader, I was completely blindsided. I slept in late, forgot to turn in clients ads, wore short skirts and clothing that wasn’t appropriate for work, but as far as I could tell, I was doing great. 1,484 more words

It’s all about making good decisions!

I went out for lunch with the girls today and, truth be told, up until this morning I was a little bit worried about doing so. 529 more words

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