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As editor, I pride myself  on letting people tell the truth. This one of those case. Worship leader, songwriter and author Janeen Michael has penned a very personal editorial article on domestic violence.When she reached out to share her testimony I thought it was important. Please read and tell us what you think.It is a […]

We are living longer. A direct product of living longer is  dealing with the elderly. According to the most recent Bain Report(Source: National Center on Elder Abuse, Bureau of Justice Statistics)  5,961,568  people were victims of elder abuse. Approximately one out of every 14 cases of elderly abuse occurs in a domestic setting such as […]

Last week, a former high school athlete was exonerated on rape charges after his accuser admitted she had lied about the sexual assault. In 2003, Wanetta Gibson, then a high school sophomore, accused Brian Banks, a star athlete, of rape. On the advice of his counsel, Banks, then 16, pleaded “no contest” to forcible rape, […]

A trusted, even respected or beloved teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student. What used to shock us, but is now much too commonplace, is that the teacher is a woman. Read:Weird News:”Airborne” Kiddie Porn Cause Uproar! The decade-long wave of sexual offenses committed by women — teachers in particular have […]

According to the CDC, one in four teens will experience dating abuse during this coming year. Fifty-two percent of college women know someone who has been the victim of dating abuse (including physical, sexual, verbal, controlling and even digital abuse) according to the Liz Claiborne Inc. 2011 College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll. Read: Start […]