Domestic Violence

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  • South Africa's War on Women

    NYT > Violence Against Women Act
    29 Sep 2014 | 9:30 am
    Unlike India, our society has not reckoned with an epidemic of misogynistic violence
  • Secret Service director resigns

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    1 Oct 2014 | 8:08 pm
    Even some high-ranking Democrats had turned against Julia Pierson after a poor performance in testimony on Capitol Hill.
  • Start of Domestic Violence Awareness Month marked by ceremonies, vigils across Rhode Island

    UK Domestic Violence News
    1 Oct 2014 | 8:38 pm
    … Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence stood on the … to Johnson & Wales University sociology professor … domestic violence homicides. The Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence … professional athletes in domestic violence incidents is that …
  • Facebook apologizes to drag queens for name policy

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    1 Oct 2014 | 8:39 pm
    Facebook is apologizing to drag queens and the transgender community for deleting accounts that used drag names like Lil Miss Hot Mess rather than legal names such as Bob Smith. The world's biggest online social network caught heat recently when it deleted several hundred accounts belonging to self-described drag queens, other performers and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
  • Silence = Consent

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    virginiarodino
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:45 pm
    Dear John, It’s not very often that my hometown region of Hazleton, PA, provides any illumination on life’s ills or injustices. Recently, however, one of the local papers actually published an enlightened letter to the editor, which I’m happy to include here. In his letter “Exposing wrongdoing not easy road to take,” J. E. Smith, writes: ‘When you lie, your body produces stress hormones that are not conducive to good health and can actually make you feel sick. The bottom line is that the truth will not only set you free, it will also make you feel better…
 
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  • Secret Service director resigns

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:08 pm
    Even some high-ranking Democrats had turned against Julia Pierson after a poor performance in testimony on Capitol Hill.
  • Top Mexican drug lord caught

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:08 pm
    Troops closed in on one of Mexico's most wanted drug lords Wednesday, nabbing him at a seafood restaurant in a popular tourist destination.
  • Expert: Hospital dropped the ball

    1 Oct 2014 | 7:54 pm
    The friend says he contacted the CDC with concerns that the Dallas hospital wasn't moving quickly enough after the patient's second hospital visit.
  • 4 dead patients had enterovirus

    1 Oct 2014 | 7:38 pm
    A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department said Wednesday.
  • What Ebola and ISIS have in common

    1 Oct 2014 | 7:25 pm
    Stanley McChrystal and Kristina Talbert-Slagle say Ebola and ISIS are serious global health security challenges that mask deeper, more complex problems.
 
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  • Facebook apologizes to drag queens for name policy

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:39 pm
    Facebook is apologizing to drag queens and the transgender community for deleting accounts that used drag names like Lil Miss Hot Mess rather than legal names such as Bob Smith. The world's biggest online social network caught heat recently when it deleted several hundred accounts belonging to self-described drag queens, other performers and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
  • American Fine Wine Competition at Tanzy! THURS, Oct 7

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:34 pm
    Get ready, wine fans: The American Fine Wine Competition is hosting another one of its popular Wine Social - and this one promises to be a GOOD one! It takes place THURS, Oct 7 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the amazing Tanzy restaurant, located within the iPic Theater in Boca Raton's Mizner Park. Here's your chance to savor unlimited samplings of America's finest, award-winning wines, along with Tanzy's amazing food pairings -- plus a fun networking and socializing event.
  • Cowboys player allegedly involved in a sexual assault

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:31 pm
    Despite unprecedented sensitivity to the issue of domestic violence and sexual assault in the NFL, incidents involving NFL players continue. According to the New York Daily News , defensive back C.J. Spillman has been accused of sexually assaulting a female at the team's hotel.
  • A candle is lit in remembrance of domestic violence victims in New...

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:30 pm
    "Unfortunately there have been a lot of current issues going on in the world of domestic abuse with what was going on in the NFL and unfortunately the tragedy that happened in Berlin. So, what I'd like to express to the community members tonight is they can stand up, step up and be the light.
  • Overdose, 9 Arrests, Missing Juvenile and 4 Crashes

    1 Oct 2014 | 8:28 pm
    Sunday, Sept. 14: 9 arrests and 4 crashes Editor's Note: Gov. Patrick signed into law a new domestic violence law.
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  • Silence = Consent

    virginiarodino
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:45 pm
    Dear John, It’s not very often that my hometown region of Hazleton, PA, provides any illumination on life’s ills or injustices. Recently, however, one of the local papers actually published an enlightened letter to the editor, which I’m happy to include here. In his letter “Exposing wrongdoing not easy road to take,” J. E. Smith, writes: ‘When you lie, your body produces stress hormones that are not conducive to good health and can actually make you feel sick. The bottom line is that the truth will not only set you free, it will also make you feel better…
  • PTSD in October

    crtruelove
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:10 pm
    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and is also suspected as potentially being my very own Post Traumatic Stress Disorder “awareness” month or more accurately stated, months. This time last year, I sat amongst good hearted women in our state certified domestic violence advocate course. We were taught to practice self-care while being keenly aware of potential “triggers”, as many advocates are also survivors, not surprisingly. Despite my training and years lapsed since my personal encounters with domestic trauma, I have found myself hearing a doctor recently…
  • Superheroes Abundant in Bismarck-Mandan - Volunteers, Donors and Advocates

    Scott Hanson
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:06 pm
    You may have seen our new commercials on television (If not check them out below). They’re inspired by you. We know you don’t need special powers, superhuman strength or fancy gadgets to be a superhero. You’re everywhere – volunteers, donors and advocates lending your voices, giving of your time and resources, and changing lives. Here’s our proof. Thanks to you: Children don’t go hungry over the weekends when they are not in school. Families are prevented from becoming homeless through case management, access to mental health and financial counseling, and opportunities for…
  • TIWA SAVAGE STAR MARRIAGE...ANOTHER ONE BITE THE DUST?...JUST TOO BAD!

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    1 Oct 2014 | 1:04 pm
    Tiwa Savage Packs Out Of Teebillz’ House ?  Tiwa Savage and TeeBillz are on a rocky path in th
  • "Psychological Suspense That No Child Is Equipped To Manage"

    Andrew Sullivan
    1 Oct 2014 | 12:58 pm
    A reader shares a harrowing series of stories and insights on corporal punishment, which at times borders on torture: This email is too long, Andrew. But I don’t know another way to do it. Those last sentences in your post on “The Racial Divide On Spanking Kids” are packed with the stuff I’ve been struggling with all week. I’m sending this because I took so much time to write it. I’ve been close to tears often this week, and I suppose it’s a way of defending that tenderness. “Discipline”: It was a belt or a switch in my house, except for the…
 
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