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April 18, 2024

  • Jeanette Winterson for “gAyPRIL”
    “gAyPRIL” (Gay-April) continues on Falcon Radio, sharing a playlist curated by the Queer Trans Student Union, sharing songs celebrating the LGBTQ+ experience. In similar vein, you will enjoy Jeanette Winterson’s books if you find yourself interested in LGBTQ+ voices and nonlinear narratives. As “dead week” is upon us, students, we can utilize resources such as Falcon […]
  • Poetics of April
    As we enter into the poetics of April, also known as national poetry month, here are four voices from well to lesser known. The Tradition – Jericho Brown Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Brown visited the last American Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP 2024) conference, and I loved his speech and humor. Besides […]
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What is domestic violence?

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic violence can be mistaken for violence against a partner only, however, domestic violence can happen to someone who lives in the same home as the abuser, without having an intimate or romantic relationship with them. 

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, domestic violence is “a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over another intimate partner.”

Domestic violence can be physical, sexual, emotional, economic (like keeping money from the other person), psychological or technological. These actions are used to manipulate, intimidate, humiliate, isolate, frighten, blame, threaten, coerce or hurt someone.

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