Survivor’s Remorse: Overcoming Abuse by Spouses and the Prison System

WASHINGTON– Being courageous is certainly not an easy task. Being courageous does not simply lend itself to one’s overcoming of his or her personal misgivings. Rather, being courageous manifests itself through the cumbersome tasks of perseverance, strength and education. Ramona Brant, a panelist cries while sharing her story- photo by Nkechi Nnorom.   On Thursday, Sept. 21, the second day of the 47th Annual Congressional Black Caucus, former MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry moderated a panel which focused on the crisis of domestic violence and mass incarceration amongst women of color. The panelists, who have all been affected by either domestic … Continue reading Survivor’s Remorse: Overcoming Abuse by Spouses and the Prison System