Rape: why isn’t justice being done?

Rape: why isn’t justice being done?

The number of people reporting rape has risen, but the number of convictions has fallen. Something is going very badly wrong with the system. f you have just been raped and you would like to pursue justice, I hope you know what to do. When the rape is over, do not...
NFL Exec calls on men to stand up against domestic violence

NFL Exec calls on men to stand up against domestic violence

AWARENESS: NFL executive encourages men to join in efforts to confront domestic violence.   LOCKPORT — Troy Vincent surveyed his audience at the YWCA of Niagara’s Domestic Violence Awareness Luncheon and made a request. “I want all the men who...
At SU, students working to create campus free of sexual violence

At SU, students working to create campus free of sexual violence

WINCHESTER — At Shenandoah University, more students are getting involved in creating a campus free of sexual violence, said Sarah Celec, SU’s safety and health programs coordinator. “We have definitely more students who are interested in talking about this issue, and...
Domestic violence is real

Domestic violence is real

A friend is in an abusive relationship. Her husband is considered an upright citizen in the community, is well connected, and has a thriving business. He does not allow her to have a permanent job – even braiding that she can and does do well, he decides whose...
Steps to Stop domestic violence

Steps to Stop domestic violence

Stop domestic violence First Know The Signs Alienating you from your friends and family o  Having you account for your time wherever and whoever you are with slapping, Hitting, shoving and punching   Making you seek permission to do something Making calls all the time...