Mary Annette Pember
11/30/15
My Sister Friend’s House —Mita Maske Ti Ki, in the Lakota language—has sheltered Native and non-Native victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking since 2000...
ICTMN Staff
10/1/15
The federal government is awarding nearly $21 million to 136 tribes and tribal organizations—serving 274 tribes in all—to address domestic violence. The U.S...
ICTMN Staff
3/31/15
Indigenous leaders in Canada have welcomed yet another report urging the federal government to examine the disproportionate rate of violence against aboriginal women, but the gover...
Lynn Armitage
2/1/15
Ready to take that first step out of your violent situation? Contact any number of resources available both nationally and locally, online and in your community...
Lynn Armitage
2/1/15
This column will mark the last in my series on domestic violence. How fitting that it comes at the start of a new year, a time when we have the highest hopes for our lives ahead...
Lynn Armitage
1/4/15
In domestic violence situations, our empathy and concern is usually for the adult victim...
Lynn Armitage
12/21/14
At some point, an abuse victim eventually has an epiphany...
Lynn Armitage
12/14/14
A collection of old bedroom doors began to pile up beside our house...
Lynn Armitage
12/7/14
It had been the perfect day. My boyfriend had taken me to sunny Riverside to meet his parents and their lovable Weimaraner, Clancy...
Lynn Armitage
11/30/14
“Lady, if it’s so bad, why don’t you leave?” said the police officer standing in my kitchen, summoned by me in response to an explosive situation in my home...

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