Intimate Partners

Crimson Flow is a blog by Guenevere DeCuir, a new member of our Concerned Bloggers Association. She write a wonderful post on abuse within a relationship. “Nearly 25 million women and 7 million men worldwide are raped and/or physically assaulted by an intimate partner in their lifetime.” To read her full story, click here: http://crimson-flow.blogspot.com/2012/02/ultimate-sin.html?zx=bc2911bddbc5dc0d

I hope you have enjoyed these new members of Concerned Bloggers Association. I am so happy to have more people speaking out and donating their time and creativity to our cause. Thank you so much.

Joice’s Style Joins Us

Joice Dreamscape has joined the Concerned Bloggers Association team. A German native, she takes on the challenge of not only writing for social causes, but also writing in English! We are excited to have her here! Click here to check her story out: http://pimpmyavi.weebly.com/1/post/2012/02/468-joice.html

Up next, another newbie joices the C.B.A. team… stay tuned!

1 in 6 Males

1 in 6 males are the victims of some kind of sexual assault by age 18. Isn’t that nuts? You can read more on Marleen Vaughan‘s post on coffeesmoke. Click here: http://coffeesmoke.wordpress.com/2012/02/15/1in6byage18/

The month long topic of Sexual Assault Awareness will continue. Please stay tuned for more information on the matter. Thank you.

Surprise Attack

Anabelle Marquis has posted a new article on RAPE for the Concerned Bloggers Association. She sites, “According to the American Medical Association (1995), sexual violence, and rape in particular, is considered the most under-reported violent crime.” Let’s see if we can do something about that.  You can read her full article here: http://belles.dotdigita.com/?p=1226

..more from Concerned Bloggers Association is on it’s way.

Paisley asks the Tough Questions

This is a pretty controversial post considering how rampant bruised skin is throughout the grid in Second Life. Paisley Mizin of Oh My Stars! blog asks some amazing questions about why we do what we do. You can read and post your own opinion here: http://ohmystarspaisley.wordpress.com/2012/02/05/why-do-people-like-bruised-beat-up-skin-in-second-life/

Stay tuned for more Sexual Assault Awareness from your Concerned Bloggers Association. The month has only just begun and we are blogging our brains out. We love you.