via Setara Hassan: Empowering Afghan Women Through Media — Leadarise Journal

This month, Leadarise takes you to Afghanistan to meet Young Woman to Watch Setara Hassan. Setara was born in Afghanistan but fled the civil war with her family in the ’90s when she was still a child. The family first moved to Pakistan before settling in Denmark. Setara grew up influenced by both Eastern and […] … Continue reading via Setara Hassan: Empowering Afghan Women Through Media — Leadarise Journal

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Opinion: Domestic Violence…”You Are Not Alone” — Women of Egypt Mag

Wednesday November 29, 2017 By: Menna Doubal Body stamped with rainbow coloured bruises, dislocated shoulders, broken bones, battered souls, muted screams, silent cries, shattered voice and endless feelings of sorrow… “I was trapped. I felt like his property. I was literally just his punching bag.” Since the beginning of time, women were considered unequal to […] … Continue reading Opinion: Domestic Violence…”You Are Not Alone” — Women of Egypt Mag

via Domestic Violence Awareness: Drug and Substance Abuse — The Abuse Expose’ with Secret Angel

Domestic violence is on the rise… with drug and substance abuse leading the way… for many abusers are under the influence… when victims are injured every day. For the pain of addictions… extends from the users to their victims… whether in domestic violence or wrecks… or even newborns with withdrawal symptoms. via Domestic Violence Awareness: Drug … Continue reading via Domestic Violence Awareness: Drug and Substance Abuse — The Abuse Expose’ with Secret Angel

The Link Between Natural Disasters and an Increase in Domestic Violence — The Spatz Law Firm Blog

With hurricane season in full force, we are reminded of the vulnerabilities we have as a community going into and recovering from a storm. With loss of power, impassable roads, and structural damage resulting from a natural disaster, everyone in the affected areas can be stressed-out and on edge. Unfortunately for victims of domestic violence, […] … Continue reading The Link Between Natural Disasters and an Increase in Domestic Violence — The Spatz Law Firm Blog

Domestic Violence – SEEK HELP!

Domestic violence can include and is not limited to: *Physical violence:  Hitting, kicking, biting, shoving, restraining, slapping, throwing objects, battery *Emotional abuse: Name calling and threats *Financial abuse: Preventing access to bank accounts, credit cards or other financial resources *Sexual abuse: Any forced sexual activity *Spiritual abuse: Keeping someone from going to a place of … Continue reading Domestic Violence – SEEK HELP!