safe. #femicide (girls are raped and murdered without consequences)
Violence against women comprises a wide range of acts – from verbal harrasment and other forms of emotional abuse, to daily physical or sexual abuse. At the far end of the spectrum is femicide: the murder of a woman. http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/77421/1/WHO_RHR_12.38_eng.pdf
Depression is a Liar
Depression is a Liar. 3 important must-knows if you or a loved one is dealing with depression. A glimpse at my experience and my husband's depression as a pastor. www.saraborgstede.com
On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.
Supporting a Loved One Through PTSD or Panic Attacks
Article on Supporting a Loved One Through PTSD or Panic Attacks
Best way to make a point. People apparently care about the poor, when it comes to it, dont help them
She was 18, a college student. Three of her neighbors sexually harassed her for more than two years and then threw acid on her. Her skin on the skull, face, neck, chest and back were melted away. After nine years of that attack Sonali Mukherjee is now blind in both eyes and partially deaf. Her father spent millions of rupees for her treatment. They have now no money. The attackers got bail from the High Court, continued threatening to kill her.
Golda Meir's Perfect Retort To Being Asked To Give Ladies A Curfew, So They'd Stop Getting Assaulted
I am pinning this because I like what Golda Meir said. But also in memory of the recent rape victim in India (and all the other rape victims that we hear less about). RAPE is WRONG. This is the 21st century, rape should be a thing of the past - so why isn't it history? What needs to change so that no-one else is raped, ever! https://www.facebook.com/everydayfeminism