I watch, fearfully, sadly, and angrily as evidence of everything she said my father did to her slowly reveals itself to me.

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The #LikeAGirl Maxi Pad Super Bowl Commercial Isn't Helping The Feminist Cause, You Guys

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Modern Family Star Talks Domestic Violence, Gives Issue More Visibility

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Roger Goodell Finally Announces What The NFL Will Do In Wake Of Domestic Violence Scandals—But Is It Enough?

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The Creative Activist Response To CoverGirl's "Get Your Game Face On" Campaign

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Dad Goes Viral With "Be Nice" Ray Rice Jersey—And It's Not OK 

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The Real Reason To Be Outraged About Domestic Violence And The NFL

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#WhyIStayed And #WhyILeft My Emotionally Abusive Relationship

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