Tag Archives: Domestic VIolence

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YWCA USA CEO Shares Most Important Money Lessons

Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron discusses the need for a level financial playing field

I have had an incredible support system in my life and have made great strides…

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[Women’s History Month] Dr. Dara Richardson Heron Making History At The YWCA

Worked to enhance the lives of women, girls, and families

It is my hope that when people reflect on my legacy, they will say, “Throughout…

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[WATCH] Money Expert Stacey Tisdale Talks Financial Abuse on ABC’s ‘Here and Now’

Nearly 100% of domestic violence victims face monetary mistreatment

“While this type of abuse leaves no bruises, it can be one of the most…

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The Financial Chains That Bind: Victims of Domestic Abuse

An interview with YWCA (USA) CEO Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron

“While this type of abuse leaves no bruises, it can be one of the most…

By Stacey Tisdale

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4 Simple Ways to Support Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Here's how you can do your part to help break the cycle of abuse

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, here’s how you can raise awareness and help break…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Tips for Domestic Violence Survivors

Cameka Crawford offers recovery resources for victims

Overcoming domestic violence is a victory, but the aftermath and recovery process can be daunting…

By Brittany Dandy

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Domestic Violence: How to Identify Red Flags and Seek Help

Cameka Crawford talks combating unhealthy relationships

Cameka Crawford, chief communications officer of The National Domestic Violence Hotline, talks combating unhealthy relationships.…

By Brittany Dandy

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Helping Domestic Violence Victims Create Financial Security

Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron talks the economic challenges of domestic violence

Victims of domestic violence often find that their abusers have hurt them financially as well.…

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Ray Rice’s Domestic Violence Case Has Been Dismissed

The reinstated former Baltimore Ravens running back is free of his domestic violence charges, but still without a team for next season

Rice has been free to sign with a team since his reinstatement but so far…

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Denim Day: Fashionably United Against Sexual Assault

Yesterday, supporters wore denim in anti domestic violence solidarity

Wednesday, April 29, 2015, was #Denim Day, an annual campaign organized to encourage people to…

By Brittany Dandy

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Supporting Mayweather vs Pacquiao May Support Domestic Violence

The superstar's past may cost him fans support

Mayweather’s violent history making some not want to support upcoming fight.

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‘The Dress’ Being Used to Fight Domestic Violence

Viral photo resurfaces to promote a greater cause

A photo of a dress went viral on the Web in February after social media…

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VH1 Says No Domestic Violence, But Yes To Female Battery?

Network condemns men hitting women but allows brawling among female cast members

VH1 aired a public service announcement to make sure viewers knew that the network is…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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NFL Maintains Strong Viewership Among Female Demographic

Despite early-season incidents, record numbers of women are still watching NFL games.

Despite issues of domestic violence and child abuse, female viewership of NFL games strong.

By Daron Pressley

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NFL comissioner, Roger Goodell testifies in Ray Rice Suspension Appeal

Roger Goodell Testifies in Ray Rice Suspension Appeal Case

Ray Rice expected to testify today

NFL commissioner, Roger Goodell, testifies at suspended football player, Ray Rice’s appeal hearing

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You Have Only One Chance to Make a First Impression

A great reputation, once destroyed, can be incredibly costly to rebuild. Vigilantly protect the brand—and the business—of YOU

You have only one chance to make a first impression, and it can take a…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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Jovan Belcher's brain showed signs of CTE

The NFL and Domestic Violence: Jovan Belcher’s Brain Showed Signs of CTE

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker killed his girlfriend and then himself in 2012

Kansas City Chiefs player, Jovan Belcher, who killed his girlfriend and then himself in 2012,…

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10 Superstar Athletes Involved in Major Scandals

A look back at career-tarnishing challenges and the aftermath

With the latest cases of athletes in scandals, we take a look back at how…

By Cristie Leondis

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Jeff Taylor Arrested for Domestic Violence

Charlotte Hornets’ Jeff Taylor Charged with Domestic Assault

As the controversy from the NFL continues, the NBA is hit with this news

As the NFL is reeling from its own domestic violence issues, the NBA gets hit…

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The NFL Partners with the National Domestic Violence Hotline

They also strike a partnership with the National Sexual Violence Resource Center

The NFL, due to recent bad news on the way they have handled domestic violence…

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