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March 28, 2015 Update

Some good news: Vickey has always been a big supporter of the philosophy “Pay it Forward”.  In fact, since her attack in November she has been talking about getting trained to become a victim’s advocate for domestic violence survivors. 408 more words

Domestic Violence

Why do people stay in miserable situations or relationships?

It’s weird, but the hardest thing to do is leave something that makes you miserable. I’m lucky that I was able to leave the courses that I didn’t love ( 612 more words

Analyze This

illegal nomore/impending custody battle..

So I had my adjustment of status interview on the 25th of March, and the immigration officer approved my petition on the spot… The interview was maybe 15 minutes long.. 1,528 more words

Dozens march through downtown Memphis to end domestic violence

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – A couple dozen women with the organization, Power To Exhale, joined forces Saturday to fight domestic violence.

They marched through downtown Memphis armed with pink signs, and strong, loud voices. 288 more words

News

Men are not emotional Islands: Supporting males who have experienced domestic violence

I am a woman, and I am about to write about men, without having the lived experience of being a man, or identifying as male. I am a cisgendered ally, and have no lived experience of being a gay or trans man. 1,539 more words

Words To Live By

Male rage, aggrieved entitlement, and Andreas Lubitz

This is the final day of the We Hunted the Mammoth Pledge Drive. If you haven’t already, please consider donating through the PayPal button below. (The PayPal page will say you are donating to Man Boobz.) Thanks! 1,154 more words

Playing The Victim

Humiliation as a tool of abusers

Have you ever been humiliated? I imagine you have. I guess everyone has been humiliated at some point in their life. Sometimes someone humiliates us accidentally by saying or doing something that hits us hard in a vulnerable spot. 656 more words

Domestic Abuse