Why domestic violence victims don’t leave?

Leslie Morgan Steiner was in madly in love with a man who routinely abused her and threatened her life. Steiner tells the dark story of her relationship, correcting misconceptions many people hold about victims of domestic violence, and explaining how we can all help break the silence.

Please watch the entire video to educate your self on domestic violence abuse. The more you learn about this issue, the more enabled you will feel to help your friends and family who are victims of domestic abuse.

http://www.ted.com/talks/leslie_morgan_steiner_why_domestic_violence_victims_dont_leave.html

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If  in case you missed it before, please read a blog post I wrote about emotional abuse, Emotional abuse is not okay. It has very useful links to help emotional abuse victims find support/assistance any where in the world. Most of the times victims do not know that they are being abused so I have tried my best to highlight a few key issues in a typical case of emotional abuse.

https://inspiringevolution.wordpress.com/2013/05/21/emotional-abuse-is-not-okay/

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It is every person’s responsibility to fight abuse whether you are a man or a woman . It is important to give that support to the victim and help him/her recover. Like i said earlier, three simple steps-

Listen- Support-Guide

KEEP EVOLVING!

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