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Can We Talk? Back to School Safety

For some students the school year has already begun, while others are apprehensively awaiting the arrival of their own. All over the country  parents are reminding their children not to talk to strangers. You’re reminding them to do their best, work hard, and do what their teachers tell them. Teachers have been met and after-school arrangements have been made. You’ve given them the tools to be academically successful. You’ve taught them how to stay safe on the playground and on the trek to and from school. Keep Reading

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The Invisible War is a documentary highlighting the epidemic of sexual assault and rape in the military. It is already having a tremendous impact. Two days after viewing it, Defense Department Secretary Leon Panetta ordered a change in rape/sexual assault … Continue reading

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Although the Senate passed the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization, House Republicans are quietly pushing through their own version that strips out protection for women on college campuses, women who are undocumented, members of the LGBT community, and Native American … Continue reading

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Women are most successful when they have a network of other women as mentors, mentees, and peers. The New Agenda is celebrating with an annual National Girlfriends Networking Day on June 4, 2012. The best part? It’s national, which means … Continue reading