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Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Intimate partner violence is on the rise in the United States, and this month is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Stephanie Moses, Ph.D. talks about what this looks like in the U.S. and how this effects women. If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233.
This is Human Trafficking - Social Media Recruitment | Awareness Campaign
Youth Activists Inc's This is Human Trafficking campaign video focusing on the recruitment of Human Trafficking victims through social media. To learn more about human trafficking visit www.ThisisHumanTrafficking.ca. If you or someone you know is a victim of human trafficking, please call the Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline for immediate assistance at 1-833-900-1010.
What is human trafficking?
Every year, millions of children, women and men fall into the hands of traffickers, lured by fake promises and deceit. Human trafficking has become a global multi-billion-dollar enterprise, affecting nearly every country in the world. Today, there are millions of people whose liberty, dignity and essential human rights have been stolen. They are coerced into sexual exploitation, forced labour, domestic servitude, forced begging and stealing, and even compelled to "sell" skin and organs. But we can change that. Together. It’s time to #EndHumanTrafficking! 💙 www.endht.org
The 5 Stages of Situational Awareness - Critical Mas EP 72
Situational awareness is often underestimated, but it's crucial for our well-being. The concept dates back to the teachings of Pierce Brooks, a LAPD officer who emphasized the importance of knowing where you are when you need to seek help. Colonel Jeff Cooper, a World War II combat Marine, introduced a four-color set of awareness codes. Some instructors prefer a five-color code, which adds Condition Black for a lethal assault in progress. Knowing the difference between when to capture a threat and when to use deadly force is essential, given the legal implications. Follow the "three stupids" rule: don't go to stupid places with stupid people and do stupid things. Pull your head out of your app. Colonel Cooper believed a well-adjusted person should maintain Condition Yellow throughout their daily life, without any adverse effects. Becoming a people watcher can be an unexpected benefit of heightened awareness, allowing you to appreciate the world around you in new ways. Practicing common sense and planning ahead are essential for personal safety, ensuring that you can preserve your quality of life when facing danger. Incorporate situational awareness into your life, even for those who don't carry firearms, as it enhances the overall quality of life and helps us recognize danger in time to escape it. Website: www.wilsoncombat.com Massad Ayoob Group: http://massadayoobgroup.com Get our newsletter: https://manage.kmail-lists.com/subscriptions/subscribe?a=RHYQfC&g=XDEh4i Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=gowilsoncombat Youtube Community: https://www.youtube.com/user/gowilsoncombat/community Facebook: www.facebook.com/WilsonCombat/ Instagram: www.instagram.com/WilsonCombat/ Critical Mas(s) with Massad Ayoob is a show that provides expert analysis over a wide range of contemporaneous topics related to civilian and law enforcement self-defense, the use of force, and second amendment issues, provided by a renowned and established author with a career spanning decades in training law enforcement officers and the public at large, who is frequently called upon to provide expert witness testimony. ABOUT MASSAD AYOOB: Massad Ayoob has been handgun editor of GUNS magazine and law enforcement columnist for AMERICAN HANDGUNNER since the 1970s and has published thousands of articles in gun magazines, martial arts publications, and law enforcement journals. He is the author of some twenty books on firearms, self-defense, and related topics, including “In the Gravest Extreme” and “Deadly Force,” widely considered to be authoritative texts on the topic of the use of lethal force. The winner of the Outstanding American Handgunner of the Year Award in 1998, Mas has won several state and regional handgun shooting championships. Ayoob was the first person to earn the title of Five Gun Master in the International Defensive Pistol Association. He is the current President of the Second Amendment Foundation. He served 19 years as chair of the Firearms Committee of the American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers, and several years as a member of the Advisory Board of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association. In addition to teaching for those groups, he has also taught for the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors and the International Homicide Investigators seminars. Mas has received judicial recognition as an expert witness for the courts in weapons and shooting cases since 1979, and served as a fully sworn and empowered, part-time police officer for 43 years, mostly at supervisor rank. Ayoob founded the Lethal Force Institute in 1981 and served as its director until 2009, and now trains through Massad Ayoob Group. He has appeared on CLE-TV delivering continuing legal education for attorneys, through the American Law Institute and American Bar Association, and has been retained to train attorneys to handle deadly force cases through the Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network. Ayoob served for two years as co-vice chair of the Forensic Evidence Committee of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He also appeared in each episode of Personal Defense TV (Sportsman’s Channel). #MassadAyoob #WilsonCombat #criticalmas 0:00 - Colonel Jeff Cooper's Stages 1:35 - Condition White 2:10 - Condition Yellow 2:30 - Condition Orange 3:10 - Condition Red 4:05 - Condition Black 5:15 - The "3 Stupids" 6:35 - Benefits of Awareness 8:00 - The Gas Station 9:05 - Part of Your Life
How can I prevent an overdose?
In 2020, fentanyl was involved in most overdose deaths in NYC. Across the US, fentanyl continues to drive overdose deaths along with other synthetic opioids. Fentanyl test strips are a tool that can identify the presence of fentanyl within unregulated substances; this knowledge can prevent an overdose when used with other risk reduction practices. This video was developed as part of the NYC Communities for Health (NYCC4H) Overdose FREE project to raise awareness of fentanyl, fentanyl test strips, and naloxone. Led by Directors Drs. Jennifer Manuel and Lance Keene and Program Manager R. Yamir Gomez Carrasco, NYCC4H works to address substance use and HIV prevention and treatment priorities at the individual, family, and community level. ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━ Additional Information ──────────────────────────── https://nycc4h.org/ ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━ Social Media ──────────────────────────── https://twitter.com/NYCC4H https://www.instagram.com/nycc4h/ ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━ Science Animated ──────────────────────────── http://www.sciani.com/ https://twitter.com/Sci_Ani https://www.facebook.com/scianimation/ ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━ #fentanyl #overdose #riskreduction ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━
Scam awareness: common scams and how to spot them
The best way to protect yourself from being caught out by a scam is knowing the warning signs and thinking before you act. ANZ's Marc Broome, Senior Manager, Complex Investigations, and Ruth Talalla, Scams Portfolio Lead, share common scam types and what to watch out for.
Office of School Safety - OK2SAY Student Safety Tipline
This video emphasizes the importance of reporting any suspicious or threatening behavior and encourages viewers to use OK2SAY to help keep their school and community safe. Use of this confidential tip line is one more tool in the tool kit of school administrators.
It All Adds Up: I’m Not a Bully | Laguna Beach Police Anti Bullying Campaign
Learn more about Michigan's student safety program at http://www.OK2SAY.com Video is used in OK2SAY Presentation lecture to 9th through 12th grade students in-person or virtually. Visit https://www.michigan.gov/ok2say to learn more about OK2SAY, Michigan's student safety program. Anti-Bullying Campaign PSA. Used with permission. Transcript: Are you a bully? No! I'm no bully! I see it happening, but I don't do it. If that's what you want to call it. Sure! I don't hate anyone. I'm not like that. OK, we all know I'm kidding. That was stupid. We all know it's a joke. Everyone thought it was funny. He's weird. Somebody had to tell him. It's just a message. Probably never even read it. You shouldn't care. A normal person wouldn't care. They deserve it. It shouldn't bother him. It doesn't mean anything. It was just a text. Everyone doesn't know. I'm not like. I'm not a bully. They're just words, right? It all adds up! Original Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uk70o... Laguna Beach Police Anti-Bullying Campaign Featuring Tony Hawk City of Laguna Beach Published on Apr 20, 2018 Laguna Beach PD's Anti-Bullying Campaign featuring Tony Hawk and Captain Jeff Calvert.
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