The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

 ATLANTA (Sept. 26)–Clark Atlanta University (CAU) will mark National Domestic Violence Awareness Month with “The Call to True Beauty 2011,” the University’s annual advocacy, education and prevention campaign against dating and domestic violence, Oct. 16-21. The weeklong series is sponsored by Avon Products Inc. and Verizon Wireless, both nationally recognized corporate leaders in the crusade […]


I first learned about the proverb of Sankofa when I studied abroad in Ghana, West Africa in the Summer of 2007. Sankofa, which literally translates to “go back and take,” is a vital component of Ghanaian culture, emphasizing the importance of learning from the past, especially in an effort to make positive progress for the […]


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