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1 Billion Rising

Please check this out! I will blog about this campaign more thoroughly but essentially it is a movement to stand up and RISE for all victims of violence in particular women who have experienced violence around the world! On February 14, 2013 there will be 1 billion women who have been raped or beaten. If … Continue reading

Victim Blaming as Empowerment?

Since becoming part of the WordPress community, I have been fortunate enough to come across amazing blogs, written by amazing people who have enhanced my knowledge and greatly inspired me. However, I have also come across blogs that I strongly disagree with and only anger me yet they still inspire me as they are the … Continue reading

Tone it Down, Human!

It seems astonishing to me how often we silence the voices of others. How often we say in a polite (or sometimes not so polite) way for people to “tone it down”. To not be so passionate, to not care so much, to not speak up. It has taken so much for me to be able … Continue reading

The New Normal

Amazed. I think that is the only way I can describe how I feel right now after watching “The New Normal” NBC’s new series. At its core, The New Normal is simply about love, respect and acceptance of everyone…with some witty humor entwined in there which I personally appreciate. At first glance, I thought it … Continue reading

Respect For All, Ya’ll!

How frickin’ awesome! These are the types of things that encourage my hope that we are moving forward even if it is in small steps. Check more about the campaign here: http://colorlines.com/archives/2012/09/dc_ lauches_first_ever_transgender_respect_ads.html

Causes Worth A Click

Show why you are rising against violence.

Supporting Rape Is NEVER Ok

All Love Is Equal

We All Deserve Comprehensive Sex Education!

Inspiration