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Broken for the Broken hearted

Several years ago I had someone tell me that he noticed I was particularly hard on sexual abuse survivors. He had a very valid point. I was trying to push aside some aspects of my own story which kept trying to break through my inner wall of resistance. 1,121 more words

PTSD

Josh Duggar and The Tale of Two Boxes

CC image “Magnifying Glass” courtesy of Flickr, Auntie P.

by Libby Anne. The following is reprinted with permission from Libby Anne’s blog, Love Joy Feminism… 787 more words

Homeschool

Rethinking Purity

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The following is an excerpt from R.L. Stollar’s “Facing Our Fears: How the Voices of Homeschool Alumni Can Help Homeschooling,” originally prepared for the 2014 Great Homeschool Convention in Ontario, California. 4,029 more words

Homeschool

The Duggar Girls

We’ve all heard about what Josh Duggar has done by now. He abused his sisters over a decade ago.

Do I agree with what he did? 272 more words

Sexual Abuse

I have Kids to Raise in this World, for Real...What about You?

I was at a party recently, and my nine year old daughter, who is the spice of everything, or truly believes she is, and I mean truly…she approaches the world, upside down: 1,806 more words

Social Criticism

Ray Comfort Threatens to Stop Watching TLC After Network Drops Duggars

By R.L. Stollar, HA Community Coordinator

Ray Comfort, the New Zealand Christian evangelist who famously encouraged Kirk Cameron to become an evangelist as well, has come to the defense of Josh Duggar, the oldest son of Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar who was  116 more words

Child Abuse

HEAV's Rick Boyer Defends Josh Duggar and Bill Gothard, Claims "Abuse is the New Racism"

By R.L. Stollar, HA Community Coordinator

“Jim Bob just radiates Christ.”

~ Doug Phillips at the 2009 Men’s Leadership Summit

Rick Boyer, board member of Home Educators Association of Virginia (HEAV) and recent partner with HSLDA for HEAV’s March 2015 Leadership Conference, has publicly defended Josh Duggar, the oldest son of Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar who was… 1,060 more words

Child Abuse