For many soldiers, one of the most challenging hardships of war is being away from their loved ones. It’s missing the birth of a child, not being there for important milestones or just the long stretches of time without hearing the voices of family members. Costly long-distance calls home lead many
Tell the House of Representatives to set aside political agendas and reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) has provided two decades of essential protections for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. But political squabbles in the House of Representatives are threatening to prevent its renewal and pull away the protections of countless victims. These
According to Human Rights Watch, 90% of women in this country experience domestic violence at some point in their life:
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