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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Women are learning how to stand up to danger; see an expert in action

Joanne Factor, instructor and owner of Strategic Living, demonstrates an eye gouge with Kinny Kimlinger during a self-defense class. Although the classes teach physical defense, much of the curriculum instructs women to recognize someone who means them harm and how to effectively to set boundaries.