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By Michelle Scheu

“When Mary Kay Letourneau Fualaau was forced to go public in 1997 with an affair she was having with her former sixth grade student, Vili Fualaau, after she became pregnant with his child, it was the teacher-student sex scandal heard around the world.” 412 more words

Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault In The Military

This article is part of a series of Wisdom For Womanism articles that relate to Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We need to talk about sexual assault everyday until it stops, but April is a designated time to bring special awareness around the issue. 589 more words

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The Angel Band Project: Stroll Against Silence

On April 18, I had the beautiful privilege to photograph the The Angel Band Project​’s Stroll Again Silence at Maryville University, a benefit used to raise money for victim’s of sexual abuse and assault to receive free music therapy!   79 more words

Photography

Dynamics of a Personal Myth Inside our Story

She met me at the door when I came home from Kindergarten. I was bleeding and the dress she had sewn for me was torn. I had fallen off the merry-go-round during recess and I knew I was in serious trouble. 1,170 more words

Trauma

Am I a survivor? Am I gunna make it? Will I survive?

I am a WebMD person. I build things up in my mind. I want to make myself seem more interesting.

I can’t stop thinking about my first post. 156 more words

Rape

#NotSafeUNC

Over the last several years my beloved alma mater, UNC, has been involved in a number of controversies that have made national news. From academic and athletic scandals involving thousands of athletes, to the sexual assault of dozens, if not hundreds of women, and more recently the shooting of three Muslims a mile from campus by a neighbor, the community I came to love has been staggering from bad news to worse. 800 more words

Politics

Why I’m Not Applying To University of Virginia

This article is part of a series of Wisdom For Womanism articles that relate to Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We need to talk about sexual assault everyday until it stops, but April is a designated time to bring special awareness around the issue. 730 more words

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