The following information is from the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project. Please read and share the knowledge with others.
Physical and sexual assaults, or threats to commit them, are the most apparent forms of domestic violence and are usually the actions that allow others to become aware of the problem. However, regular use of other abusive behaviors by the batterer, when reinforced by one or more acts of physical violence, make up a larger system of abuse. Although physical assaults may occur once or occasionally, they instill threat of future violent attacks and allow the abuser to take control of the women’s life and circumstances.
The Power and Control diagram is a particularly helpful tool in understanding the overall patter of abusive and violent behaviors, which are used by a batterer to establish and maintain control over his partner. Very often, one or more violent incidents are accompanied by an array of these other types of abuse. They are less easily identified, yet firmly establish a pattern of intimidation and control in the relationship.
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I wanted to share an exciting update about a petition I signed on Change.org:
“THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Attorney General Loretta Lynch: Take Over The Investigation Into The Death of Sandra Bland From The Waller County, Texas Police Department.”.
Read about the update “200,000 People Have STOOD UP For Sandra Bland! Tell Your Friends! Email! Retweet! Post on Facebook!” below, and join me in supporting this campaign by signing the petition!
I had many WordPress plugin issues recently, and this morning for the first time a plugin conflict caused me not to be able to see anything in my dashboard. For some reason the Storify and the Vine plugins no longer were compatible with my blog. I rushed over to Google.com to find a fix. Then I stumbled across this video below and I resolved the issue using my cPanel and PHPMyAdmin.
I’ve been using TeamViewer for a couple of years to remotely log into my computers. I started using TeamViewer exclusively after LogMeIn ended their free version of the service. TeamViewer is free as long as it is for personal use.
Recently, I accidently did not select personal use when installing it on my Surface Pro 3. At the end of the trial, I tried to uninstall and reinstall for personal use. This didn’t work.
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I’m currently watching Doctor Who Season 8. A couple of the earlier episodes were drawn out but overall the season is interesting. I enjoyed the episode with the “good” Dalek. There is definitely no such entity as a good Dalek. Listen to the Doctor.
This season has a story line regarding the afterlife and heaven and I’m very curious where the writers are going with this. Is it connected to Bad Wolf?
Continue reading Doctor Who Season 8