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Domestic abuse is very real and not just a story


Domestic abuse is still very much a taboo subject in the media world so much so the words cannot even be printed in any abuse related real life story.  The media can put vulnerable victims further into danger, without even realising it.  The severity and reality of domestic abuse is still not recognised for what it really is.  The words aren’t printed so does that mean it’s not newsworthy?

Heads are still buried in the sand where domestic abuse is concerned, silence is contributing to more victims of domestic abuse being killed because if we can’t speak openly about such an issue how can we give confidence to the silent suffers to speak out.

We hear time and time again, why don’t you just leave, yet hypocritically the people asking that very questions are the ones who don’t understand the complex cycle, the ones who don’t want to understand the…

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