CONFERENCE EXPLORES SOLUTIONS TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Inspired by the 2014 Conference on Crimes Against Women by Diane Montgomery, a contributing writer for The Mary Kay Foundation Although I’ve attended many thought-provoking conferences for business and personal interests, the most profound of these was the 2014 Conference on Crimes Against Women, held recently in Dallas, Texas. There, I was in awe of the…

RAPE, CULTURE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

by Kendra P in Sustainable Development Recently a man, appointed by authorities to protect her, raped a 15-year old girl. He also raped a 13-year old girl, and sexually assaulted another 15-year old. He pled guilty. His punishment? Probation. The fifteen-year-old girl that he raped? She received a year’s worth of incarceration for essentially skipping…