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Why we all must help carry the weight

Tweet Fact: According to the NCADV, one in every four women experience domestic violence in their lifetime.  Fact: More than three women per day lose their lives at the hands of their partners.  Fact: An estimated 1.3 million women are victims of physical assault by an intimate partner each year.  Fact: Almost one-third of female [...]
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What we don’t talk about when we talk about Ray Rice

TweetIn recent NFL news, running back Ray Rice has been cut from the Ravens and suspended indefinitely from the NFL. Video evidence (that has been available since February 2014) showing Rice rendering his then fiance unconscious in an elevator has surfaced for the public’s viewing. It is a graphic video that ends with Rice attempting [...]
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No Excuses… For VAW

TweetIn the days following the murder of Kasandra Perkins by her partner and Kansas City Chiefs player, Jovan Belcher, I have seen a litany of excuses as to why she was murdered. It has been blamed on concussions, financial problems, youth, even the culture of the NFL. But I have the answer. The answer is [...]
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