The subject of my story is domestic abuse against women of color and how it affects their lives. This story is important because women of color have been through both verbal and physical abuse for hundreds of years, at the hands of many people.
“Leave me alone”, is what she said.
You can read Dakkariah’s full essay here.
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History of the ERA: https://www.eracoalition.org/the-amendment