Archive for January 30, 2012

Nour Bucket Collection (January 2012)

In the last three weeks, Nour hit the tube stations and made public appeals for not only donations, but also support. All in all, was a great success Alhamdulillah. We were privileged to encounter and speak to many people from different walks of lif
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End this cruel punishment of victims of domestic violence

Years of abuse at the hands of her partner culminated in him stabbing Sacha Williams-Rowe in the stomach. He was arrested and charged with attempted murder, and that should have been the end of her suffering. But her ordeal was far from over.
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Behind Locked Doors

Otherwise known as the 'Toilet Door Campaign', this campaign allows every organisation to become involved with raising awareness and helping victims of domestic violence. If you are aware of any such institutions or buildings which would happily put
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Tackling Domestic Violence by Teaching Lawyers to Recognise Abuse

Christmas Day has come and gone for another year. Many of us - including me - will return to work this week a little heavier than we were a few days ago. The festive season is one of the most stressful times on the calendar not least because we ten
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The Death Of My Tears

My emotions live only to be harmed I want none other but you and yet I want you not the same Silently confiding my sadness in you from a distance How my eyes long for the affection now concealed behind a demeanour so cold As I relieve the nights of a
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