October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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One in two Americans live in fear.  Fear of being beaten, raped and/or abused.  Consciously or unconsciously, the fear permeates all facets of life — home, work, recreation, school, even shopping. So who is experiencing this fear? Women and girls, from the very young to the elderly.  For many years the burden of this fear fell […]

Here’s Why Little Girls Sexy Halloween Costumes Are Terrifying

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That is me, to the left, as a four year old in 1981. I’ll give you a minute to take in my hair. I am, very obviously, quite awesome in my Wonder Woman costume. Know what I am not? Sexy. At four years old, I was not sexy. There is nothing sexy about a four […]