Have you seen this video called “The Signs” about Teen Dating Violence? It is powerful, important and necessary for people to watch to understand the signs on domestic violence in teens and how they can get help.
TRIGGER WARNING FOR SURVIVORS OF VIOLENCE
"…It is uncommon for an accusation against a powerful person to stick. By telling her story and braving the storm, Dylan is an example of perseverance and resilience. It’s probable that we will never know exactly what happened – this is true of many sexual assault cases. But this specific case offers us the opportunity to trust the survivor with her story. I choose trust."
Read this week’s blog post about Dylan Farrow’s letter about Woody Allen.
Check out DCVLP intern Emily’s take on this year’s Super Bowl ads, the surprising lack of sexism and what that might say about a change in the archaic “sex cells” mentality of advertising.
Who else is sick and tired of reading about sexual assaults on college campuses and what resources SHOULD be available to survivors? Read today’s blog post on President Obama’s newly created task force to combat sexual assault on college campuses and how it aims to help BEFORE sexual assaults and rape take place.
Did you know that domestic violence can lead to eviction? Read today’s blog post on domestic violence and eviction.
January is Stalking Awareness Month. Read today’s blog post about some of the history of the month and the dangers that stalking presents.