Escaping From My Father’s Violence

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Ty Phillips grew up under the shadow of violence. But he’s made sure it doesn’t darken his own home.

Men Stay in Abusive Relationships for the Same Reasons as Women

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Divorce lawyer David Pisarra looks at the universal reasons why people stay with abusive partners.

A Letter of Support for Erik Walden—a Domestic Violence Survivor

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David Pisarra wants NFL linebacker and domestic violence survivor Erik Walden to know he’s not alone.

Domestic Violence in the LGBT Community

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It’s a problem that transcends labels and identities. So why is no one talking about this?

50 Shades of Abuse

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To stop abuse before it starts, Elisabeth Corey says we need to start with the belief systems that perpetuate it.

What Happened While You Were Sleeping

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Advocacy, marriage, and just getting by. Here are some conversations you might have missed.

How the Well-Meaning Super Bowl Commercials Fumbled Domestic Violence

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David Pisarra offers a play-by-play analysis of the need to expand our thinking and inclusiveness on domestic violence and abuse.

Leopards Can’t Change Their Spots

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Leopards can’t change their spots but domestic violence programs do change lives

Better Man – the One Settled For [Music]

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Was Pearl Jam’s “Better Man” an abuser?

Things You Might Have Missed

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Join the conversation! See what our readers are sharing on Twitter.

Do the Hosts of “The Talk” Really Think a Woman Hitting a Man is OK?

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Sure, it’s “just entertainment” but it is also a belief system that condones the abuse of men. Why do we think that is funny?

The Truth About Domestic Violence and the NFL

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Mike Ditka says NFL execs should ‘shut up’ about their past wrongs condoning domestic violence. Michael Stilley says we need to stop hiding the truth.

Why Hitting Women and Children is Not What Men Do, Period!

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Abusing loved ones only teaches that bigger, stronger people can hurt smaller, weaker people. MEN don’t do that!

Understanding LGBTQ Abuse in the South

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Sometimes, the roots of violence against LGBTQ people go much deeper than the hearts and minds of a few people or communities.

‘Why Didn’t She Leave?’ An Abuse Survivor Speaks

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Ella Hicks, founder of the Rebel Thriver community for abuse survivors, explains why Janay and millions of others don’t leave abusive relationships.

Fox and Friends Hosts Joke About Domestic Abuse

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Fox News host: Don’t want to get beaten unconscious in an elevator? Take the stairs. Hardy har har.