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Posts tagged with "Domestic Abuse"

The Good Wife: NFL: Bastion of manhood

The Good Wife: NFL: Bastion of manhood

Sep. 24 | “I’d never seen men hold each other. I thought the only thing they were allowed to do was shake hands or fight.” — Rita Mae Brown When a young boy was asked, “How would you feel if in front of your teammates Coach said, ‘You...

The Good Wife Works – Women write of encounters with abusive men

The Good Wife Works – Women write of encounters with abusive men

Jun. 24 |           “Many men in our culture never recover from childhood unkindnesses.” — bell hooks (born 09/25/52 as Gloria Watkins)   The books of Pearl Cleage and Rosie Perez’s Handbook for an Unpredictable Life (N.Y.:...

Men should not tolerate abuse either — of any kind

Men should not tolerate abuse either — of any kind

Nov. 14 | There are forms of domestic abuse other than being beaten. And women are, by no means, the only victims of emotional and mental abuse. When they pull that old line about “I really appreciate a guy who is sensitive and thoughtful” and so on and...

Abuse of men draws little sympathy or  funding for services

Abuse of men draws little sympathy or funding for services

Mar. 28 |     Increasingly, perception of domestic abuse broadens. It now includes abuse against men, abuse in same-gender relationships and more. This renders the Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men and Women (DAHMW) a forward-thinking informational...