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How To Support Queer Survivors of Sexual Violence

Queer women are commonly the targets of sexual violence on college campuses. Approximately one in five lesbian students and one in three bisexual women students are sexually assaulted before they graduate. 757 more words

Convicted Rapist Brock Turner Requests New Trial, Risks Second Conviction

Convicted rapist Brock Turner, who served a widely criticized six-month jail sentence for assaulting an unconscious woman on campus, is appealing his conviction and asking for a new trial. 359 more words

Survivor Spotlight with Kim Halloran

My clotting history dates back to 1994 with my first known risk being birth control.  At that time, no leg scans were done to confirm my diagnosis, but looking back, I know that is when I started clotting.  1,240 more words

Blood Clot Awareness-survivor Spotlight

Thankful To Be Safe And Well

It has been 45 days since we fled for our lives and watched in horror from a hotel room as television news crews witnessed entire communities, including ours, burn to the ground.  183 more words

Hope & Living Well

Survivor Spotlight with Heather Davidson

My Survivor Story…..By Heather Davidson

My nightmare began on December 27th, 2016 . At least, I felt like this is when it all began but actually it began on May of 2016.   937 more words

Blood Clot Awareness-survivor Spotlight

Rep. Jackie Speier Reveals Two Members Of Congress Have Engaged in Sexual Harassment

The House Administration Committee convened a hearing to review the U.S. House of Representatives’ policies and training on sexual harassment. Witnesses included Representative Jackie Speier  71 more words

When Seeking Help is a Crime- the Failure of Insurance Carriers

Wisdom, something we associate with age, experience, and depth of intuitiveness. A quality esteemed, but not always understood as it should be. Many are taught from youth that wisdom is a prize to be awarded as you gather and collect enough information applicable to life, to avoid bad situations, solve challenges and enjoy greater success. 1,370 more words

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