Advocates say ‘No More! ¡No Mas!’ to domestic violence

AUSTIN (KXAN) – As Domestic Violence Awareness Month continues, anti-violence advocates are working to get their message out in every language.

Members of Survivor Voices Project and Tu Voz hosted “No More! ¡No Mas!” outside City Hall Saturday. The English/Spanish bilingual event celebrated the survivors of domestic violence and called on the community to do more.

“We’re here today to put a positive spin on what happens after abuse… not the abuse itself,” said Thomasina Tijerina with Survivor Voices.

If you are in a violent situation and need help, click here for resources. You can also call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233). provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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