Survivors In Their Own Words #WhyIStayed

It’s the question every survivor of domestic violence is posed, often incredulously: Why didn’t you just leave? The reality is that leaving an abusive relationship is often a herculean task that endangers the woman and calls for resources that aren’t readily available.

Read six womyn’s personal stories at the link HERE, you can read the stories or listen to the survivors read the stories themselves, ever powerful

#WhyIStayed

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Emma Watson’s UN Speech on Gender Equality

“Men, gender equality is your issue too.”

BRAVO Ms.Watson, BRAVO!

CBC-Aboriginals and Alcohol – Not a Genetic Predisposition (well DUH!)

This showed up on my news feed today
I can’t believe this is even something worth writing about! Headline should read, “racist assholes continue attempted assimilation of native peoples through oppressive stereotypes and myths.” GAH!

Honestly, if you thought ‘Native North Americans’ had a ‘genetic intolerance to alcohol’ you need to do some serious reflecting and soul searching because that’s IGNORANT and RACIST GARBAGE! Give your damn heads a shake…