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We Grew Up in Violence

My siblings and I grew up in violence.

Our experiences with violence shaped what we saw this election cycle and how we saw it.

Today, my just-younger sister and I wrote about this in “We Grew Up in Violence: Thoughts on the Changing of the Guard.” We hope you’ll read it … and know that we’re writing with love for our children and yours.

rache me mid-80s


  1. January 21, 2017 at 3:08 pm

    My father often said ‘there is none so blind as he who refuses to see’. Sadly he was right.

    • January 22, 2017 at 6:17 am

      So true. I wish more folks would read de Becker (to start) on the path away from refusal/toward seeing.

  2. January 21, 2017 at 3:24 pm

  3. January 22, 2017 at 3:45 am

    I think we all should stand for a world without violence but with peace and love

  4. January 22, 2017 at 2:23 pm

    I truly appreciate you have not fallen victim to your journey. Your children are fortunate to have a mother like you.

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