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Trigger Season

Still awake at 2:43 a.m.

Third night in a row.

I could easily stay up all until dawn, but I have to try and get a little rest, at least, so I can be the mom that I need to be for my children tomorrow. 773 more words

Survivors

Invisible

A poem that I wrote about how I feel about what has happened in my life. I will not stop telling my truth of what six men did to me, how society protected them and blamed me. 24 more words

Healing

There’s no wrong way to process trauma. We might not agree with the way someone does it, but we cannot dictate the way they process. I won’t even say choose to process.

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Young Adult

Teen convicted of sexually assaulting unconscious classmates gets no jail time

A district judge in Western Massachusetts has given an 18-year-old recent high school graduate probation after he was convicted of sexually assaulting two of his intoxicated classmates while they were unconscious after a house party. 348 more words

Sexual Violence

Staying Safe at Uni: Date Rape Drugs

Hi guys!

This is part one of a short series I am doing called Staying Safe at Uni. This is mostly aimed at new university students in the lead up to Freshers Week, but it really applies to anyone and everyone. 1,573 more words

Education

Nate Parker’s Past Causes Another Setback For ‘Birth Of A Nation’

It seems Reverend Al Sharpton’s sketchy endorsement didn’t do much for filmmaker Nate Parker.

The American Film Institute is reportedly postponing a scheduled screening of Parker’s directorial debut feature film… 219 more words

Entertainment