Abused & Violated: What It’s Like Being a Teen Girl

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Abused & Violated: What It’s Like Being a Teen Girl The violations started small. I was 12, fairly tall with brand new boobs. My mother wouldn’t let me buy “real bras” for a long time. It didn’t occur to me that was weird until boys in my class started advising me to “stop wearing sports […]

The Truth About Pregnancy After Rape {CNN}

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Shauna R. Prewitt is a lawyer in Chicago. She is the author of “Giving Birth to a ‘Rapist’s Child’: A Discussion and Analysis of the Limited Legal Protections Afforded to Women Who Become Mothers Through Rape,” written for the Georgetown Law Journal. The Truth About Pregnancy After Rape {CNN} Chicago, Illinois (CNN) — When I was in […]

Sandusky Found Guilty on all 45 Counts in Child Sex-Abuse Trial {Miami Herald}

Sandusky Found Guilty on all 45 Counts in Child Sex-Abuse Trial Read more: Sandusky Found Guilty on all 45 Counts in Child Sex-Abuse Trial {Miami Herald} http://www.multiculturalfamilia.com/?p=11955#ixzz1ybdXjv3N

  Sandusky Found Guilty on all 45 Counts in Child Sex-Abuse Trial BELLEFONTE, Pa. — Jurors convicted Jerry Sandusky on 45 counts of child sex abuse Friday, ending his high-profile trial, but opening another painful chapter in which more victims might come forward and Penn State University could find itself the defendant. Sandusky, 68, will likely […]

LISTEN: Interview with Author of “In Search of My Father” Shadé Ashani {Podcast}

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Interview with Author Shadé Ashani {Recap} On Wednesday night, Amanda (@MarocMama) and I had the pleasure of interviewing an up and coming author, Shadé Ashani.  In the interview, she spoke frankly about her struggle to overcome the challenges that she faced after her father left her family.  After starting college, she began noticing that many of […]