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.

Are You Being Emotionally Abused?

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Emotional abuse can be subtle and hard to recognize. Psychologist Dr. Robert Simon presents a clear definition and explains the ‘spectrum’ of domestic violence.

Under the Microscope: Beliefs and Skewed Views of Immigrants and Crime Rates

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Brittni Brown feels the negative association with immigrants and beliefs of many US citizens in relation to crime rates aren’t founded on solidarity.

Not a Good Time for the Male Body

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Solitary confinement hints at what the male body experiences on a daily basis.

When Should We Award Second Chances?

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With the recent signings of Ray McDonald and Greg Hardy, the NFL has proven once again that it is tone deaf to domestic violence.

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.

A Belated Thank You to My Mother

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Ty Phillips remembers the day his mother took the fall to stand between him and hurt.

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?

Violence Against Women is Also Terrorism

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Neil Hill wants to know what can be classified as ‘terror’.

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.

Life Changing Moments

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Our lives are a series of moments. Some are mundane, while others can affect the path of your life forever. In this week’s Friday Sports Dump, we cast light on some of those moments

Ray J Allegedly Beaten By His Girlfriend- Are Men Finally Legit Victims of Domestic Violence?

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Mark Greene asks can we accept men a legit victims of domestic violence?

Male Abusers: Damned and Desired

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Andrew Smiler is stunned by how quickly we can go from expressing concern about domestic violence at the Grammy’s to idealizing it in 50 Shades.

NFL’s Domestic Violence PR Campaign is ‘No More’ Than Just a Brand

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‘No More’ leaves Bobbi Parish saying no more to branded causism and wanting the NFL to do more to address domestic violence.

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.