Posts Tagged ‘Domestic Abuse’

Today’s top news stories as reported by Time Warner Cable’s YNN Rochester all depict various acts of violence allegedly committed against women, including rape and murder. With the understanding that all suspects are to be presumed innocent until they are proven guilty, the fact that these headlines are dominating Rochester’s news media is pretty disturbing […]

The reality is that most couples argue. It’s natural to disagree about things, and a couple that argues isn’t uncommon by any means. However, when arguments turn into fights, and fights turn into violence, a dangerous pattern of abuse can develop. There are four primary types of abuse, or intimate partner violence, all of which are unhealthy for you and your partner.

Last week The College at Brockport Women’s Center hosted the 12th Annual Clothesline Project, an event that honors men, women and children who have been victims of domestic violence, rape, or incest. Through participation and visual display, the Clothesline Project seeks to break the silence about violence against women. The project contains various decorated t-shirts […]