Definition for dating

The definition itself is not a license; it is a tool to determine whether a work or license should be considered "free." Social and technological advances make it possible for a growing part of humanity to access, create, modify, publish and distribute various kinds of works - artworks, scientific and educational materials, software, articles - in short: anything that can be represented in digital form.Many communities have formed to exercise those new possibilities and create a wealth of collectively re-usable works.

This document defines "Free Cultural Works" as works or expressions which can be freely studied, applied, copied and/or modified, by anyone, for any purpose.

Domestic violence and emotional abuse are behaviors used by one person in a relationship to control the other.

Partners may be married or not married; heterosexual, gay, or lesbian; living together, separated or dating.

The violence takes many forms and can happen all the time or once in a while.

An important step to help yourself or someone you know in preventing or stopping violence is recognizing the warning signs listed on the "Violence Wheel." ANYONE CAN BE A VICTIM!