Friday, July 17, 2009

Worth Reading - Articles from the San Francisco Chronicle & Redbook

The San Francisco Chronicle has re-published the Redbook articles written by Liz Welch and Rebecca Davis on domestic violence. Both worth reading (click titles to read entire story):

You May Think Domestic Violence Has Nothing to Do with You

"I lost my best friend."--Kriquette Davis, 41, associate executive director of the Goldsboro Family YMCA, North CarolinaMy dear friend, Karen Crawford, was murdered by her partner, Peter Matson, on January 1, 2006.

Yes, You Can Stop Violence Against Women

It's unanimous: We all want violence against women to stop. In fact, nine out of 10 women said that ending domestic violence and sexual assault should be the top priority for a new women's movement (according to the Center for the Advancement of Women) -- and also for every politician. There are ways you can make this happen -- for one woman, and for all.

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