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Seeing You Whole: Speaking Out Against Sexual Violence

I say truly that the legacy of violence, shame, and silence in our lives is unbearable. This week there was the news of the outrageous and inadequate judicial response to Brock Turner’s conviction as a rapist.  Also, this week there … Continue reading

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Sexual Assault Prevention: A Mother Discloses to a Daughter

*trigger alert: sexual assault* Mom, I don’t plan on getting raped… So said college-bound daughter, age-appropriate disdain in her voice. Unbidden, these words jumped out of my mouth, Neither did I. Time stopped. There was no room for misunderstanding. My … Continue reading

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