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NCADV Remains Concerned About AG Sessions

This week, Congress confirmed Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) to be Attorney General (AG) of the United States. NCADV remains concerned about AG Sessions becoming the top legal advocate for victims based on his confirmation testimony, voting record, and history of comments and statements, as noted below. 636 more words

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Quick Guide: Teen Dating Violence

The domestic violence field is learning new things all the time. One area that’s increased in awareness is dating violence, especially among high school and college students. 575 more words

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Dear abused woman,

Dear abused woman,

I see you. You do your best to make everything seem OK, to close off the world to your pain. But I see you. 2,071 more words

Social Work

Domestic Violence is not a Partisan Issue

The Daily prompt of the day is the word simple so I have a very simple request.

Whether we dislike or like Trump I think the one thing we can agree on is that Domestic Violence is not a partisan issue. 116 more words

Emotional Abuse

Why I marched

As I am sure many of you have heard, this past Saturday was the “Women’s March.” It was held not only around the United States but across many countries. 2,343 more words

Domestic Abuse

Tell Congress to Protect VAWA!

The Hill is reporting that President-elect Trump’s transition team wants to eliminate Violence Against Women Grants, Legal Services funding, and reduce funding for civil rights enforcement, including Title IX. 360 more words

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