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History

“This House is a sanctuary; a citadel of law, of order, and of liberty…”

–        Aaron Burr

Imperfect though it is, the US Congress stands as a testament to representative government, an august body which has given rise to great men and women. 

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Child Abuse

"Why I Stayed" - A tale of Domestic Violence.

This is the voice of millions of women worldwide who can’t speak for themselves.

‘WHO studies show that up to 70 per cent of women… 2,112 more words

Mental Health

And They Lived Happily Ever After

When I was a senior in high school I was involved in student government. One of the requirements for being in student government is that you had to take a leadership class. 760 more words

Molestation

Musings of Repressed Memories

here is a poem i wrote in response to my recent encounter with repressed memories. for those of you who have never had such a life-altering experience (thank God), it is a confusing process filled with a lot of self doubt, confusion, and emotional pain. 450 more words

Anxiety

How Triggers Affect My Life

Triggers suck. I’m trying to accept them as an inconvenient but normal part of my life like people who tailgate me and roommates who are incapable of cleaning up after themselves. 941 more words

Sexual Assault

Let's Reassure The Little Abandoned Self

We all have one. A much younger version of ourselves, one that didn’t get the love or care or comfort needed when we were very small. 894 more words

Survivors