Month: May 2023

Protection that Matters

Domestic violence restraining orders, which protect victims and communities from gun violence, are under threat BY CLEMENTINE ELLIS As published in New Times on May 25th, 2023 Gabriella is a survivor of intimate partner violence. When they were together, Gabriella’s husband was very controlling and would sometimes hit Gabriella or threaten her with his handgun. Gabriella… Read more »

Celebrate the essential power of choice this Mother’s Day

A diverse group of mothers with their children.

Originally published in the New Times Opinion Section on May 11th, 2023 This Mother’s Day, we reflect on our great privilege as mothers, and the essential power of choice in becoming one. Our children are our worlds, our reasons why. They humble us, challenge us, and make us grateful every day. And we could not… Read more »