Why Do Women Fail To Address Their Experience of Domestic Violence?

“At any given moment you have the power to say this is not how the story is going to end.” ― Christine Mason Miller

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Globally, an estimated 736 million women — almost one in three — have been subjected to intimate partner violence, non-partner sexual violence, or both at

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Gurpreet Dhariwal

Gurpreet Dhariwal

Author of Two Poetry Books. Domestic Violence Survivor, Sketcher, Dog Lover, Poet. www.gurpreetdhariwal.com/

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