Category Archives: Bystander Intervention 101

4 Double Standards That Hurt Our Society

Live Skilled Television: 4 Double Standards That Hurt Our Society This video focuses on 4 double standards that help our society maintain a culture of violence. We are working to help change our cultural norms and the way our society conceptualizes violence. It seems as if we have become numb to violence and accepting of […]

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It’s Time For A Change: Men and the Culture of Rape

Live Skilled Television Today we are covering rape and the number of men who would rape if they could get away with it. The University of North Dakota conducted a study on 87 male college students. Out of the 87 students studied, 31.5% revealed that they would rape a woman if they could not be […]

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The Woman Without A Face

    December 5th, 2005 was the day Carolyn Thomas and her mother Janice Reeves were attacked by Carolyn’s boyfriend. During his attack he shot her mother killing her, then shot Carolyn in the face with a .44 magnum handgun. After his attack he fled the scene leaving her to die. Because of her strength, […]

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Debunking Rape Myhts

Live Skilled Television: Season 3 Episode 10 Our society holds ideas about rape that help the culture of continue. We often victim blame and make excuses for why a rape happened. The myths we hold about rape helps the negative culture continue. Please help us debunk our destructive rape myths and heal our culture. Enjoy!!

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The Bystander Effect

Live Skilled Television: Season 3 Episode 2 The Bystander Effect In this video we cover the bystander effect and how it affects our communities. We are teaching our youth to become numb to violence. We are a society that is more entertained by violence than disgusted. I will help you understand The Bystander Effect and […]

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Your Community is Your Responsibility

The culture and the condition of the neighborhood you live in is a reflection of the mindset and self-esteem of the residents. The environment in which a person exists is created by that individual. When a neighborhood is run down and decrepit, it is because of a lack of care. Usually an external lack of […]

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How We Live Now Determines Our Future

The choices a person makes today will directly affect their tomorrow either positively or negatively. Our children are our future, and they will have to exist in the environment we leave for them. They will carry on the ideas we bring forth. Will our ideas and actions help or hurt to their future? The environment […]

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Culture vs. Women

I believe that women are one of God’s most precious creations. They are the beings with the ability to create and nurture life. Women are exceptional, resilient, resourceful, strong and the all-around definition of beauty. With all of that being said, it’s unfortunate that we live in a society where they are seen as expendable […]

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