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Why We Blame the Victim

While watching an episode of Criminal Minds, I found myself yelling at the woman on the screen.  I heard myself say things like, “Oh my gosh, you’re so stupid!  Really, you thought that was a good idea?” The worse yet, “Well, you asked for what’s coming next.” Earlier that day, I read similar comments regarding a report of… Continue reading Why We Blame the Victim

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Suffer the Little Children

Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged. Colossians 3:21 In the U.S., approximately 1.3 million women and 835,000 men are physically assaulted by an intimate partner annually (American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence, 2011). Given many of these adults have children, it is said that over 7.5 million children are… Continue reading Suffer the Little Children