Domestic Violence

Patrick Stewart Speaks Out About Domestic Violence

I haven’t written a post about domestic violence in a little while. So I just want to share some different posts highlighting Patrick Stewart and his campaign to bring awareness and the end to domestic violence.

In a speech at the UN New York Hotel, March 8, 2013, Stewart said, “Violence against women is the single greatest human rights violation of our generation.”  And, he calls for One Million Men to end the violence against women.

If you haven’t seen it yet – here is the amazing speech he gave for Amnesty International:

And this is a post by a young woman who recently had the chance to meet Patrick Stewart and how his previous speech helped her: http://lemonsweetie.tumblr.com/post/51652237280/let-me-tell-you-a-thing-about-an-amazing-man

Very brave of her to speak out! She also posted a link to this video where he answers her question about what he’s most proud of:

Please remember that if you are in an abusive relationship – there is help available. The National Domestic Violence Hotline can assist you in finding local resources.

Click here for other posts on Domestic Violence. You’ll find other resources there as well.



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