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This is hard, but imagine you are raped, get pregnant from that rape, and decide to continue the pregnancy. THEN, the attacker seeks joint custody…or even SOLE custody of that child! It defies logic, yet 31 states the rapists have parental rights to that child. That means visitation, overnights, perhaps, communication with your attacker for 18 years. It happens more than you think.
Shauna Prewitt is an attorney, author, and advocate for raped women, and this is exactly what happened to her after she was raped in college. Spurred by these events and determined to make a difference, Shauna enrolled at Georgetown Law School in 2006. During her time there, Shauna wrote the first scholarly piece examining the legal protections afforded to women who mother through rape. Since its publication, Shauna's piece has received much attention from legal scholars, legislators, and advocacy groups.
She is now a practicing attorney and national expert on the laws protective of pregnant raped women. Shauna frequently testifies in support of stronger rape legislation and routinely contributes to the national commentary on the need for even greater protections. Interviews with and articles written by Shauna have appeared on CNN, NBC, and other national media outlets. And this Saturday she joins us to talk about these kinds of situations and what can be done about them.
I interviewed four amazing ladies for this show - all with a very different lens into the world of bike camping. Ellee Thalheimer, author of Cycling Sojourner, Taryn Kama of Go Get it Gal, Catherine Caparello of Girl Eats Bike and Jordana Barakk of New Belgium Brewing.
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Dr Julie Helmrich, famous Shrink'n'Drink psychologist from Milwaukee, answered these questions: 1) sex with girlfriend much better after 3 month absense because of business trip, why? did she "practice" with someone else, 2) 17 yr old daughter lied about spending night at girlfriend's house, was at boyfriends house, 3) tips on keeping New Years resolutions, 4) husband's secretary hired a fantasy maid service for us at his request. 5) annoyance with other people is getting stronger and stronger. 6) coursework for growth
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“You never know what you can do until you try”, a mantra repeated and believed by Déjà Vu. This midday hostess for Power 1051 in NY has be trying and achieving goals in radio for years. Starting out in Jacksonville, Florida at WXQL as in intern, she segued to competitor WHJX, holding down many shifts including overnights, and afternoon drive. Deja soon took her show on the road to Birmingham, AL at WBHJ as music director and afternoon host. This step out of her comfort zone allowed Déjà Vu the chance to grow in the music industry as well as in the community. While in Birmingham, Déjà Vu was appointed Assistant Program Director, and launched her own teen community group called “ The Flava Unit”. It was in Birmingham that she developed a strong passion for helping today’s youth. Balancing community issues and on-air responsibilities proved to be a challenge, but maintaining spiritual balance has always been Deja’s key to success. In 1999, she headed to the Midwest to launch KATZ-FM as Assistant Program Director and afternoon host. After two years of career success in St. Louis, Deja made the move to Program Director at WBTJ in Richmond, Virginia. Soon after, in 2002, power moves were made and Déjà Vu took a leap and landed in the big apple as midday host for WWPR- Power 105.1. Déjà Vu’s non-radio activities continue to include service projects with The Flava Unit Teen Community Group and she is also a much sought after motivational speaker. Currently, Deja is busy pursuing ventures as a life coach and developing a website for women’s empowerment called SistaGirlz.com.
Rollye James is a veteran of American radio of over 40 years who has been hosting a talk show, The Rollye James Show, nationally since 2000. The live show is currently heard exclusively on XM, live weeknights 7–10 p.m. PT, and replayed overnights, seven nights a week on America's Talk, channel 158. Shortwave station WWCR also plays the show on tape delay via its first transmitter from 12 midnight to 3 a.m. central time, which is immediately following the live show's conclusion. Listeners can also hear the show online for free at her official website, live every evening, and replayed continuously until the next live show. She is a staunch libertarian and conspiracy theorist who often discusses cases of government abuse and excess Monday through Thursday nights. Friday nights are devoted to Trivia. Her program is produced by Mediatrix, the company she first formed while still in high school.