1 in 3 women have or will be a victim of domestic violence in her lifetime. That’s a staggering statistic. Ophelia Metz is one of those women. When she opts to leave her cycle of violence, with her two children, she finds she has no place else to go, but into shelter. Sydell Thomas, a shelter worker, becomes Ophelia’s Advocate upon her arrival. Slowly, it is revealed that Sydell’s life is not unlike the lives of the women who come into shelter — it's closer than she thinks.

developed by: Mario Concina

  • 27/09/2016
    Thank you, City of Norman, for acknowledging October as Domestic Violence Awareness month. Oklahoma was 6th in the nation for cases. This year, it is 4th. We need to do more.read more »

  • 19/09/2016
    We can and need to do better!read more »

  • 08/09/2016
    After receiving 6 months in jail for raping a woman behind a dumpster, Brock only serves 3 months. He was actually caught in the act and that's it. That's all they wrote. That's justice served for a rapist. And that's not the saddest part of the story-- Brock Turner spent more time in jail than 97% of rapist.read more »

  • 07/09/2016
    "Do not be a Brock Turner. Hold your bros accountable."read more »

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developed by: Mario Concina