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What to Do If You Are Exposed to Violence on the Streets?

Immediately run away, feeling that the fight is inevitable If you are not a street fighter in search of adventure, then, immediately run away from your “new acquaintances”. It is not necessary to take part in such quarrels. The main thing is to take a sharp start – and be able to keep pace. The…

What is Cruelty or Violence?

Cruelty is moral or physical pain-infliction. How does it manifest itself: verbal aggression – the spreading of gossip and rumors, evil jokes and swearing, humiliation, insults; causing physical harm to human health, violence; killing people, animals, plants; destruction of monuments, objects of cultural heritage, houses (vandalism); anger, intolerance, irritation, hatred towards others; the deliberate collapse…

Dating Violence

Dating violence includes all kind of physical, psychological or sexual abuse between intimate relationships partners who do not live together but only meet each other from time to time. The following behaviors as bullying, mockery or humiliating comments, threats, isolation from other people, negligence, harassment, public insults, ignoring are related to violence. He/she is handsome,…

Abuse Warning Signs and 12 Questions about Dating Volence

The main signs of sexual abuse during dating: he jealous and possessive, does not allow you to have friends, control you, will not accept a break in relations. he tries to control you, behaving like a master, giving orders, making all decisions, not taking your opinion into account. he scares you. You always think about…

Talking to Teens About Dating Violence or Sexual Abuse

It is necessary to talk to your child and explain to him how to behave in this or that situation. We collect some information about how a teen should behave in situations of dating violence or sexual abuse. To avoid sexual violence from strangers on the street (or at home), you can: say “NO” if…

Types of Dating Violence

Sexual abuse counselors, as well as those women who themselves experienced rape, strongly recommend you – run away without thinking, do not speak, do not communicate and in no case be left alone with men who:

How to Prevent Dating Violence?

Women are not guilty of rape, and a woman doesn’t provoke a man to rape. He makes up his mind to commit a violent crime, and only he is responsible for it. However, there are several techniques that reduce the risk of rape. Sexual abuse counselors and experts give the following recommendations to women:

What is Emotional Violence?

Emotional violence in families is a fairly common phenomenon. Emotional (psychological) violence is a form of influence on the partner’s emotions or psyche through intimidation, threats, insults, criticism, condemnation, and similar actions. According to most scientists, such actions should be regular. Many women identify this effect as the most painful side of relationships in a…

Some Facts about US Racial Segregation

Racial segregation in the United States officially existed since 1865, since the adoption of the thirteenth amendment to the Constitution prohibiting slavery. Examples of racism are such glaring facts as segregation in public transport and schools. According to the laws of the city of Montgomery (Alabama), the first seats in the bus were intended for…