Beyond the Abuser

Beyond the Abuser by Paolo Cuttitta

Matthew Facciani looks at how our culture provides barriers for domestic violence survivors and what we can do about it.

Hidden Heroes: How a Call to Pizza Hut Saved a Life

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This PSA about domestic violence may look like a prank call, but it’s the reason Cheryl Treadway is alive today.

Why Floyd Mayweather Loses Even When He Wins

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All of the virtues in the world are not going to win this fight. Jesus isn’t going to make sure Manny wins just because he likes Manny better. The sad reality is success is not coupled with virtue.

Dump Mayweather, Support Nepal, and Hope We Rise from Baltimore To a Brighter Future

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In this week’s Friday Sports Dump, we ask you to think before watching two people box and thank two young adults for making us not lose faith in the future.

The Bruises Won’t Show When Mayweather Makes $100 Million

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When Floyd Mayweather hits you in the back of the head, the bruises won’t show, but they’re real.

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?

Are You Being by Eric Chan

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

Men Stay by Aditya Doshi

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

50 shades by Andy Magee

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