The abuser is not always the man; it can also be the woman.
Domestic abuse can happen between a woman and a man, a man and a man, or a woman and a woman. If one partner feels abusive, it does not matter their sexual orientation, eventually the actions they are feeling will come out towards their partner. People generally do not like to get themselves involved in other people’s problems, especially when they believe there might be problems at home....
[tags: social issues, domestic violence] - As professional athletes remind us on a weekly basis, domestic violence is a social problem which continues to plague the nation.
Through stricter law enforcement, improved hospital reporting techniques, and nationwide education and counseling, this problem can be reduced.
So, I think we need to learn more about some of those signals that might suggest an even more lethal kind of situation.” Still, he said, laws that keep guns out of the hands of abusers “do indeed save lives.” The Huffington Post compiled an interactive graphic of 27 mass shootings — defined as causing four or more fatalities, not including the shooter — since 2015, committed by people with domestic violence histories or, that were acts of domestic violence.
A study from the gun-safety group Everytown for Gun Safety found that 54 percent of mass shootings were related to domestic violence.We also know someone that has or has come across with domestic violence.Domestic violence is a prototype of sadistic actions exemplified by the intention to acquire or sustain authority and domination over an intimate partner or other family members.[tags: Preventing Domestic Violence] - A justice-related issue that I see relevant to our society today is in relation to women who suffer from domestic violence/ battering.Batter Women Syndrome (BWS) has recently been reformed in the United States as the Batter Person Syndrome (BPS) to include men as potential victims of domestic violence/ batter.