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Bread and Circus: So Long, NFL

Full disclosure: (1) I know some NFL players. One of them grew up across the street from me. Another was a customer of a business I owned. 1,018 more words



“Why didn’t she leave after he hit her the first time?” I’ve heard this question several times lately.

The other day in her segment on the Today show, Tameron Hall featured interviews of abused women. 458 more words

Jody: A Visit To A Women's Shelter

Yesterday I got to visit New Beginnings, the domestic violence shelter we were talking about before the Ray Rice story even came up.

You think you understand a problem, and then you see that the leaves on the little bulletin board tree in the shelter’s classroom have things written on them. 108 more words


A New Line in the Sand

If you love someone and that someone often disappoints you, maybe hurts you, lets you down, wrecks your stuff, or gives you a black eye you can’t explain to your boss, you are often compelled to draw a new line in the sand. 577 more words


Abused Women Of Pakistan

When I was learning to drive, on my wrong movement toward backward, my instructor screwed me and said,’ if there were your little son standing on behind your car, I would see how you move without watching him’. 556 more words

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