How We All Can Combat Rape Culture

Posted on August 6, 2018
Last week we talked about rape culture, and some of the different forms it can take. Of course rape is an example, but anything that degrades and dehumanizes women and girls and normalizes violence against them, such as catcalling or victim blaming, feeds...
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What is Rape Culture?

Posted on August 2, 2018
Rape culture is something that is not often defined in our society on a regular basis, although it is subtly prevalent in everyday conversation, ideas, and media. For such an important issue, people generally have little knowledge about it or seek res...
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Juneteenth

Posted on June 12, 2018
Guest Blog Author: Cassandra Berry     Denton County Friends of the Family (DCFOF) joins in with the City of Denton for the 48th Annual Celebration of Juneteenth.  The celebration will be held Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, at ...
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#HerStory

Posted on March 20, 2018
March is National Women's History Month and we are honoring women who are making an impact for victims of sexual and domestic violence. We are honoring women who fight against all forms of discrimination against women by sharing #HerStory. We will sha...
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My Community Education Ah-Ha Moment!

Posted on February 23, 2018
Guest Blog From Our Director of Marketing & Development, Randi Skinner.  I am a childhood victim of domestic violence. Healing from the wounds inflicted on me as a child is a process. Volunteering and ultimately working for a sexual and domestic v...
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Love Is Respect

Posted on February 7, 2018
Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month  February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. When we think of the term "domestic violence," teen dating violence is not usually the first thought that comes to mind. We think of married partners or adult ...
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