Monthly Archives: January 2017

T Kira Madden tells the story of her rape, confusion, and redemption to show us what rape culture really looks like in this country. via This Is Rape — Longreads

Little girl with birthmarks is given a special gift to boost her confidence

6-year-old Corina, was born with a condition that caused birthmarks on her body and face. A few months after she was born, she was given up for adoption. The parents were thrilled to have the little girl in their lives, but mom soon noticed that Corina would cover her face whenever people would look at her. And as she grew older and aware of her appearance, …

Another young girl, 14 years old, hangs herself in the bathroom while streaming it live on facebook

A 14-year-old girl broadcast to Facebook Live from her Miami area foster home as she hung herself in the bathroom. The Florida Department of Children and Families offered few details Tuesday about the weekend death-by-suicide of Nakia Venant, whom police found hanging from the door frame in the bathroom. One of the girl’s friends told the Miami …