To put it plainly: men who harm women in their lives, who hate women they know and don’t know and carry sexist attitudes around with them, are dangerous to all of us.
Songs For A New World is a show about new beginnings, new perspectives and newfound hope when life is at its hardest. It tells the story of our failures and our discoveries. It’s about the stories and the experiences we share. I’m the co-producer and a cast member of the show. And I’d like to share my story with you.
Research shows that pets play a role in women’s decisions to leave abusive relationships — in fact women may risk their own well-being for the sake of their pets. It’s good to know that and safety resources and service providers are increasingly taking pets into account.