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LES VIOLENCES FAITES AUX FEMMES ONT UN IMPACT SUR LA VIE DES ENFANTS

Si nous les femmes nous ne prenons pas des mécanismes afin de lutter contre les violences faites à nos égards, les hommes auront l’occasion de continuer à nous maltraité ; nous négligé et même nous sous-estimé, et tous ceux là, peuvent avoir des incidences (des répercutions) sur la vie de nos enfants car, c’est nous qui sommes les premières éducatrices des enfants. C’est pourquoi, nous devons utilisés tous les moyens possibles pour arriver à éveiller d’autres femmes en vue de revendiquer nos droits qui sont violés.
Au Brésil par exemple, il ya une fille de 12 ans dégage, répondant au nom de Souza, qui était tombée victime de la violence faite à l’égard de sa maman. Elle dit que, son beau-père battait souvent sa mère. Or, on les menaçait aussi parce que son beau-père avait des dettes envers les dealers. Des fois, c’est sa maman qui devait payer les dettes de son beau-père avec son salaire, plutôt que de lui acheter à manger. Elle n’en pouvait plus et à huit ans, elle s’est sauvée de la maison et elle a vécu dans la rue. Elle volait tout ce qu’elle pouvait et elle le revendait pour s’acheter de la nourriture et d’autres choses qu’il lui fallait. La nuit elle dormait devant une banque dans le Centre de la Ville, sous une bâche déchirée. Elle avait souvent peur.
Son copain lui avait appris à fumer de la marijuana. Elle s’est mise à fumer de plus en plus et à utiliser d’autres drogues. Elle volait des montres, des bijoux, des lunettes de soleil et d’autres choses dans le Centre. Elle demandait un Pistolet au dealer à qui elle revendait les choses volées. Elle ne l’a jamais utilisé contre quelqu’un, elle tirait en l’air et contre un rat. Elle est revenue à la maison, mais là, la violence continuait. Une nuit sa mère l’a demandé si elle voulait vivre avec elle. Sa mère l’a dit d’attendre et elle a entendu.
Maintenant, la question est de savoir qu’elle serait l’avenir de cette fille, et quelles seraient les mesures que sa mère devrait appliquer afin de lutter, combattre cette violence faite à son égard ?

English translation by community member irenelucia

Violence against women has an impact on the lives of children

If we women do not take steps to fight the violences committed against us, the men will have the opportunity to continue to mistreat us, neglect us, and even underestimate us. All of this can have impacts (repercussions) on the lives of our children, because it’s us who are the primary teachers of our children. That’s why we must use all possible means to come to awaken other women with the aim of reclaiming our rights which are violated.

In Brazil, for example, there is a 12-year-old girl who goes by Souza who fell victim to the violence towards her mother. She says that her stepfather often beats her mother. They are also threatened because her stepfather had debts to dealers. Sometimes, it was Souza’s mother who had to repay her husband’s debts with her own salary, instead of buying them food to eat. Souza couldn’t bear it anymore and at eight years old, she fled the house and lived in the streets. She stole everything that she could and resold it to buy food and the other things she needed. At night, she slept in front of a bank downtown, under a ripped sheet. She was often afraid.

Her boyfriend had taught her how to smoke marijuana. She wound up smoking more and more and using other drugs. She stole watches, jewels, sunglasses, and other things from downtown. She asked the dealer to whom she resold stolen items for a pistol. She never used it against anyone; she shot it in the air and at a rat. She went back to her house, but there, the violence continued. One night, her mother asked her if she wanted to live with her. Her mother told her to wait and she listened.

Now, the question is what the future of this girl will be. What are the means that her mother would need to use to fight this violence committed against her?

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TRANSLATION/TRADUCTION

TRANSLATION/TRADUCTION :

"Violence against women has an impact on the lives of children:

If we women do not take steps to fight the violences committed against us, the men will have the opportunity to continue to mistreat us, neglect us, and even underestimate us. All of this can have impacts (repercussions) on the lives of our children, because it’s us who are the primary teachers of our children. That’s why we must use all possible means to come to awaken other women with the aim of reclaiming our rights which are violated.

In Brazil, for example, there is a 12-year-old girl who goes by Souza who fell victim to the violence towards her mother. She says that her stepfather often beats her mother. They are also threatened because her stepfather had debts to dealers. Sometimes, it was Souza’s mother who had to repay her husband’s debts with her own salary, instead of buying them food to eat. Souza couldn’t bear it anymore and at eight years old, she fled the house and lived in the streets. She stole everything that she could and resold it to buy food and the other things she needed. At night, she slept in front of a bank downtown, under a ripped sheet. She was often afraid.

Her boyfriend had taught her how to smoke marijuana. She wound up smoking more and more and using other drugs. She stole watches, jewels, sunglasses, and other things from downtown. She asked the dealer to whom she resold stolen items for a pistol. She never used it against anyone; she shot it in the air and at a rat. She went back to her house, but there, the violence continued. One night, her mother asked her if she wanted to live with her. Her mother told her to wait and she listened.

Now, the question is what the future of this girl will be. What are the means that her mother would need to use to fight this violence committed against her?"

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