Dark Tumblr Themes
Ambritiose Sed Ineptum

queen0fcups:

immorgan:

Powerful Child Abuse Ads

This campaign won a Gold Lion yesterday at Cannes. Via Mexico.

It pleases me that the middle mother is aggressively screaming. The first implies physical abuse, the last implies sexual, but those aren’t the only two kinds of abuse children endure, and I’m glad attention is being called to that.

oh Hello middle picture, that’s exactly my life even right now - which is the root of my major anxiety and emotional problems

Even a few weeks ago I was eating in the kitchen, mid mouthful when someone knocked on the door which was about 3 meters away - I was going to answer it the minute I was physically possible but before that could happen mum slammed her hands on the counter and shouted to me to get the door. A time before that sticks out in my mind is when I was also eating or spooning something into a cup I have a mild tremor in my hand from anxiety (wonder why jeez) mum saw that and shouted very aggressively WHY ARE YOU SHAKING!

When I’d get angry or upset they wouldn’t comfort me or try to ask why I was upset, they’d huff and tell me to be upset else where or to cease being upset as if it were so easy. And the cycle continues, I don’t have kids but when I see kids around town being expressive or excited or emoting (and sometimes it’s people who are having very visibly emotive responses to things) I cringe and wonder when they’ll get in trouble for that - because I did, every little mistake like spilling water or waterproof counter tops involved being shouted at. Even today when I sneeze I don’t get a bless you I just get shouted at, I’m not even spraying rudely I make an effort to do it into my arm or cloth.

urgh even all of this is too much talk about that kind of stuff but yeah… whatever, back to robot no feelings from here on out.


  1. deductionfweak reblogged this from orb01
  2. phoneboxangels reblogged this from karlimeaghan
  3. newey27 reblogged this from mishacollinsatemysoul
  4. therearenobadboys reblogged this from ethanpatrick and added:
    April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Let’s work together to stop the cycle of Emotional, Sexual, and Physical Abuse.
  5. bellewannabe reblogged this from yourhoboswitness
  6. yourhoboswitness reblogged this from timetravelingbassplayer
  7. timetravelingbassplayer reblogged this from madame-biddle
  8. madame-biddle reblogged this from sscpublichealth
  9. poppyseedsleeves reblogged this from immorgan
  10. fouksyunderthesea reblogged this from takethe-plunge
  11. enxui reblogged this from takethe-plunge
  12. asiatheasian16 reblogged this from takethe-plunge
  13. asuamagis reblogged this from takethe-plunge
  14. takethe-plunge reblogged this from queenyunah
  15. queenyunah reblogged this from damilliestkitten
  16. yummykarebear reblogged this from irrellaphant
  17. irrellaphant reblogged this from backitupanddumpit
  18. just-some-sun reblogged this from oceanskinny
  19. oceanskinny reblogged this from backitupanddumpit
  20. backitupanddumpit reblogged this from damilliestkitten
  21. damilliestkitten reblogged this from healthofmind
  22. healthofmind reblogged this from puzzledpiece and added:
    "Break the cycle of abuse."
  23. ohwindermere reblogged this from sapphic-enigma
  24. especiallythezefronposter reblogged this from formerpresidentbeyonce
  25. formerpresidentbeyonce reblogged this from neutralgenius
  26. burymylovely reblogged this from pompocky
  27. 420po0pgirl reblogged this from popculturereference
  28. qawdess reblogged this from peribuntmingo
  29. whatsthedelio reblogged this from handjobcentral