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Sexual Harassment

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Printable PDF Sexual harassment has, in the past ten years, become more noticeable and talked about. The general public is still confused about what constitutes sexual harassment which leads to more jokes and discussion. Those individuals within the anti violence movement understand the ramifications of being subjected to such abuse and realizes its escalating potential. […]

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Date Rape Drugs

Date Rape Drugs

Printable PDF GHB, Rohypnol and Ketamine Taken from www.psacorp.com Three drugs are being used to “knock out” unsuspecting potential rape victims that cause them to blackout, unable to fight off their attacker. The names of these drugs are Flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), GHB, and Ketamine. Who Uses These Drugs? They are popular on high school and college […]

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Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

Adult Survivors

Printable PDF   Effects of Childhood Sexual Abuse Child sexual abuse (CSA) has lifelong effects.  Adults who are survivors of CSA often report a feeling of being “stuck”.  Their efforts to build and manage their lives often seem fruitless, hollow, or even hopeless.  There can be a persistent perception that they are somehow different from […]

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Stalking

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Printable PDF Definition:  A person commits the offense of stalking if the person willfully on more than one occasion follows or is in the presence of another person without legal purpose and with the intent to cause death or bodily injury or with the intent to cause emotional distress by placing that person in reasonable […]

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Trafficking and Globalization

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Printable PDF Sex trafficking simultaneously exploits both the best and the worst aspects of globalization. The champions of globalization tout the growing ease of conducting business across national borders. Sophisticated communication tools and relaxed banking laws make it possible to exchange assets internationally with ease. Virtual enterprises can operate everywhere and nowhere, making themselves known […]

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Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

Printable PDF Domestic Violence is when two people get into an intimate relationship and one person uses a pattern of coercion and control against the other person during the relationship and/or after the relationship has terminated.  It often includes physical, sexual, emotional, or economic abuse.  (Source: North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence) From the Director […]

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