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.

Do You Want to Talk Seriously About Men?

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Thomas Fiffer challenges the media to engage in a serious, two-sided conversation about the roles and responsibilities of men and women in breaking the cycle of violence and abuse.

I Hope You Never Have to Make This Call

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Domestic violence is on the agenda this Super Bowl Sunday. Ella Hicks wants it to be there every day, too.

Dating Warning Signs: When Seeking A Partner, Don’t Be Dumb

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Don’t make the mistake of thinking these signs don’t matter or that your partner will change.

Better Man – the One Settled For [Music]

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