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Sexual abuse survivors launch national day to encourage others to speak up – ABC News

For 20 years, Richard Jabara lived with the memory of his abuse — then he read an article that would change his life. 

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The In Good Faith Foundation has partnered with LOUD Fence to establish a day to acknowledge and support survivors of sexual abuseAbuse survivor Richard Jabara says sharing his story was difficult, but things have changed for the bette…….

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Governor Hochul Signs Adult Survivors Act | Governor Kathy Hochul –

Model Alliance Executive Director Sara Ziff said, “Some of the most high profile villains that the #metoo movement unmasked — like Jeffrey Epstein and Harvey Epstein — preyed on models; a uniquely vulnerable workforce due to the predatory labor structure that leaves young women and girls trapped in a cycle of debt and dependence. The Adult Survivors Act will hopefully provide a pathway to healing for individuals as well as necessary accountability for the industry at large. The Model Allian…….

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‘The View’ helps pay it forward to 3 breast cancer survivors helping the community – ABC News

For Angela Taylor, Venita Graves, and Dawn Compton, their fight against breast cancer didn’t stop when they won their battles.

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month on “The View” Thursday, the three survivors opened up about their personal journeys and how they’re continuing to help other breast cancer warriors, and received an unexpected surprise to continue their work with the community.

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Ark’s Ultimate Survivor Edition For Nintendo Switch Has Been Delayed Again – Nintendo Life

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The delays just keep on coming for the complete revamp of Ark: Survival Evolved. In a new update on the game’s official website, Studio Wildcard announced the Ultimate Survivor Edition for Nintendo Switch would no longer be released next week on October 25th.

The reasoning behind this is “due to the unforeseen and unprecedented environment situation happening in the Pacific Northwest” – meaning the scheduled release is no longer possible. Ark: Ultimate Survivor is…….

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Young and the Breastless provides support for breast cancer survivors – Midland Reporter-Telegram

The Young and the Breastless of Midland, a support group for breast cancer survivors in the area, held its Pink Pumkin Craft, Lunch and Support fundraiser event on Oct. 6 at the Gifts of Hope headquarters.

Linda Greene, a 10-year cancer survivor who’s a member of the group said that when she was first diagnosed, she wasn’t ready for a support group and didn’t know what to expect.

“I thought it might be a group of ladies sitting at a bunch of tables crying becau…….


Activists slam Buffalo 5/14 Survivors Fund, demand aid – Spectrum News

​BUFFALO, N.Y. — ​As the people behind the Buffalo 5/14 Survivors Fund prepare to meet with the public Thursday, community activists are asking to speed up the process for getting money to those affected by the mass shooting.

Organizers gathered with survivors of the May 14 attack outside City Honors High School to demand the Survivors Fund remove the application process and other obstacles for people impacted by the racially-motivated shooting.

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Ride for Burn Camp in Kansasville helps youth burn survivors – FOX 6 Milwaukee

KANSASVILLE, Wis. – Dozens of motorcyclists came together Saturday, July 23 for the fourth annual Ride for Burn Camp.

When Caileigh Tatalovich was 6 years old, she accidentally burned herself with a candle.

“Once my sleeve caught the flame I obviously didn’t know what to do,” she said. “They transferred me to Children’s and I stayed there for like a month or two.”

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How raccoons became the ultimate urban survivors – National Geographic

In the early 1900s, American scientists in the burgeoning field of animal psychology had a grand plan: Bring raccoons, a plentiful North American mammal known for its cleverness, into the lab for experiments on animal intelligence.

They quickly gave up when the dexterous animals with primate-like paws kept breaking out of their cages. The scientists essentially said, “We’re throwing up our hands and going back to rats and pigeons,” chuckles Sarah Benson-Amram, a behavioral ecologi…….