The day after the inauguration, the Women’s March on Washington brought 500,000 demonstrators to the National Mall to affirm women’s rights and for many, to protest the new Trump administration.
Content categorized as Domestic Violence
Social entrepreneur starts website to connect refugees and domestic violence victims to free homestays.
Local activists push for more resources to be dedicated to the 27 percent of D.C.’s homeless population that has experienced domestic violence
It was the summer of 2010 when Tenickia Polk lost everything. After years enduring an abusive marriage, she sought help from her church and ended… Read more »
Roberta Bear awoke on a mid-October night to her romantic partner screaming about something he had found in her drawer. He beat her, just like… Read more »
Why is it alright to hit a woman? Some men think it’s okay to hit their significant other. My question is, “Why?” According to a… Read more »
Domestic violence causes homelessness. And many homeless women are survivors of domestic violence. October is Domestic Violence Awareness month and in recognition, a nonprofit dedicated… Read more »
Most people link October with breast cancer awareness. Few note that this month is also dedicated to raising awareness about domestic violence. My Sister’s Place… Read more »
On a recent rainy Monday night as I was walking to wherever I can lay my head after a long day of selling Street Sense,… Read more »