“I am a survivor, but I am not a victim”: PADV Teens Reflect on Love and Abuse

  |  Topic: Advice, Atlanta Teen Voices, Identity, Love, Personal, Relationships, Teen Dating Violence

VOX ATL went to the Partnership Against Domestic Violence’s Teen Summit, where teens crafted vision boards inspired by dialogue about self love, performed pieces of songs and poetry, and practiced communication around boundaries.

Voices Against Dating Violence: Teens Speak Up

  |  Topic: Atlanta Teen Voices, Relationships, Teen Dating Violence

Partnership Against Domestic Violence hosts an annual Teen Summit — and VOX was there to give teens a chance to speak up about what matters to them about dating, dating violence and healthy relationships. So many teens created writing and art. We’re proud to share those voices on VOX.   By Elyse Daniels, 17, Parkview […]

Relationships & Dating Violence — More Teens’ Voices

  |  Topic: Atlanta Teen Voices, Poetry, Relationships, Teen Dating Violence

Atlanta-area teens who attended the Partnership Against Domestic Violence’s Teen Summit wrote and created art about love, dating and healthy relationships. VOX was there to bring the mic (and writing and art supplies…)   By Isis, 15, MHS I am strong I am bold This was something I was told. Closed mouths don’t get fed. So speak your […]

Atlanta Teens Speak Out: Dating, Relationships & Love

  |  Topic: Atlanta Teen Voices, Relationships, Teen Dating Violence

Atlanta-area teens who attended the Partnership Against Domestic Violence’s Teen Summit spoke up about love, dating and healthy relationships.  For more teens’ voices about dating violence and relationships, check out VOX Investigates coverage of this topic.   By Alexandria Fields Beasley, 16, Hampton High School Some days go by so fast We all know they never last […]

Hear What Black Boys Think About Dating Violence

  |  Topic: Editor Picks, Guy Code, Identity, Race/Ethnicity, Relationships, Teen Dating Violence, VOX Investigates

Partnership Against Domestic Violence is an organization based in Atlanta that educates young people about healthy relationships. They held a summit in March for Atlanta’s youth to talk about dating violence. I got to chat with some teenage boys — who happen to be black – about what they learned and hope to learn. Click […]