Tag Archive "abuse"

Remaining silent is NOT an option: Islamic Perspective

1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence  reports  1.3 million women are victims of physical assault by an intimate partner each year in the US. 85% of ...

Oakville, Help all Residents Rejoice!

Donating locally, much like eating locally has become more and more popular in recent years. There are a number of dynamic local charities helping the needy in Oakville. Yes, there are lots and lots of ...

Stopping Violence Against Women: A Jewish Perspective

A recent article in the Oakville News emphasized the disturbing facts that even in a fine town such as Oakville, abuse against women does take place regularly.  Among the members of the Jewish community, there is ...

Oakville Today: February 27, 2013

  Weather Sloosh, Splash, Sploosh! The sounds of slush starting off this morning. Water proof boots are must this morning as the wet snow/rain will be falling all day. The temperature will hover around plus ...