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Here at <b>The Emotion Machine</b> we try our best to share as many valuable resources with you as possible on psychology and self improvement.<p>On this page …

Violence against women—it's a men's issue: Jackson Katz at TEDxFiDiWomen

#WhyIStayed: She saw herself in Ray Rice’s wife, Janay, and tweeted about it. So did thousands of others.

By Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>Beverly Gooden is one of the few people on the Internet who hasn’t watched the graphic, grainy video of Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Rice assaulting his wife (then fiance) Janay Palmer in an elevator. After all, she was in that situation herself four years ago. She knows …

Five Things I Wish I Had Known When I Left

<i>By Rachel Miller , See the Triumph Contributor</i> <br>It’s hard to explain what leaving an abusive relationship feels like to someone who has never …

This 21-year-old woman faces decades in prison for trying to escape her abuser

<b>(dem10 via iStock)</b><p>Cherelle Baldwin is serving her 21st month in prison, even after a Connecticut jury refused to convict her<p>Steven Rosenfeld<p>March 11, 2015 7:45am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Cherelle Baldwin, like many domestic abuse victims, loved her ex-boyfriend. Jeffrey …

Crime

Why They Stay: Battered and Immigrant

September 10, 2014 by Rabia Chaudry<p><i>“And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find tranquility in them; and He</i> …

If We Saw Souls Instead Of Bodies

If we could see souls instead of bodies, what would be beautiful?<p>What is the first thing people would know about you? What would you be most afraid …

Mexico gang suspects confess to mass killings

Suspected gang members in Mexico have confessed to killing more than 40 missing students and burning their remains, Mexico's chief prosecutor has said.<p>Three Guerreros Unidos gang members confessed to killing the male students after police handed them over between Iguala and the neighbouring town of …

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How to stay obsessed and enamored: The best way to save a marriage is sex

<b>(shironosov via iStock)</b><p>Some octogenarians recently told the Pope that sex is the key to marital success–and research shows they’re right<p>Tracy Clark-Flory<p>October 13, 2014 11:00pm (UTC)<p>“Sex is the glue that keeps a marriage together.”<p>That was one of the few things my mom told me directly about sex. …

7 Questions That Can Strengthen Your Relationship

It's only a few months, so let's enjoy the season as much as possible<p>Try to remember that even though your body hurts, there is still beauty in …

BATTERED, BEREAVED, AND BEHIND BARS

Arlena Lindley's boyfriend Alonzo Turner beat her for months and murdered her child — so why was she sent to prison for 45 years? A BuzzFeed News Investigation.

I Worked In The Domestic Violence Unit of the Police Department, and Learned the Truth About How Our Legal System Treats Victims

I was well-intentioned when I started working as a Domestic Violence Counselor in my early 20s. Every morning, I would arrive at my desk to find a large stack of police reports from the day before. All domestic violence calls. All needing follow-up from a female with a kind voice and a background …