Abuse is never okay. These graphic reenactment photos portray some of the daily struggles victims of abuse face. Our hope is that you can take these chilling stories and transform the conversation of domestic violence and sex trafficking.
He tried to take her voice, but he only made it louder and stronger She awoke in the cold, naked, shivering, in pain and slightly unaware of her surroundings. She knew she had to escape and that he was nowhere to be seen. She jumped an eight-foot retaining wall to get to the other neighbors, […]
1. Because we live in a world where every 9 seconds a woman is assaulted or beaten. 2. Because 5 million children witness domestic violence each year. 3. Because silence is the batterers best-friend 4. Because emotional abuse is just as, if not more, damaging than physical abuse. 5. Because love shouldn’t hurt. 6. Because […]
She was lying in their bed with her hands and feet bound together behind her back, she was afraid to scream for help because he threatened to hurt her if she did. Tears painfully poured from her reddened eyes. He then grabbed a pillow to forcefully suffocate her, in an attempt to kill her. She […]
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