Abuse

Illinois Hairstylists Must Now Train to Detect Domestic Violence

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A first-of-its-kind law will provide hair salon employees throughout the state with training in order to be able to identify signs of domestic abuse and sexual assault.  The law, signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner in August, is set to take effect Jan. 1. House Bill...

#NYFW: I Worked A New York Fashion Week Show and Felt Used & Abused

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Three years ago on this date we officially launched Pyer Moss. This was the collection. Trust me, I want to write a long caption describing the mishaps, the people that help make it happen and all prep that went into it. But I’ll spare you...

Support For Leslie Jones Pours Out On Twitter In The Aftermath of Nude Photo Hack

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[email protected], no one deserves this — least of all someone who brings us so much joy,” Clinton, 68, tweeted. “I’m with you. -H.” — Hillary Clinton Leslie Jones has yet to comment on her website being vandalized by hackers on Wednesday, who published the actress’s...

Another Mother Beats “Thot” Daughter on Social Media: Violence As Discipline Has To Stop

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While walking to the train, in my local Jersey City, NJ neighborhood, I overheard two young girls conversing. “She got her ass whooped!” one of the girls exclaimed and her friend chuckled loudly in response. “Yeah, I whooped her ass,” the other announced proudly, “I...

White HS Teacher Arrested After Being Caught On Camera Physically Assaulting Black Student

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Mary Hastings, a teacher at Ozen High School in Beaumont, Texas was arrested Friday after video surfaced on social media of her repeatedly slapping a black student after calling him an idiot ass. @pside_prince this. pic.twitter.com/ItIkgq9Pw1 — khay (@khay2you) April 8, 2016 In a statement,...

Kenya Moore Gets It Right About Abuse

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Former Miss USA, Kenya Moore, is the resident pot-stirrer on Bravo’s the Real Housewives of Atlanta. Drama orbits Kenya and she relishes in the attention. Audiences have seen Kenya throw rocks and hide her hands in multiple conflicts since she joined the Housewives cast in...