Staked in the Heart

Today’s post is about a serious topic:  domestic abuse. Dr. Phil is on a mission to keep women from being battered. His slogan is “End the Silence On Domestic Violence.”

But I recently watched him counsel a woman whose boyfriend, punched, choked, and kicked her. Dr. Phil told her she wasn’t to be blamed for the violence, nothing she said or did was wrong. She was a blameless victim. Really??

‘Cause, last time I checked, in order for someone to be able to punch, choke and kick you, you have to be physically near them.

So, Dr. Phil’s guest is hardly blameless. In fact, she’s fifty percent of the problem. She’s actively participating in the sick dynamic of their abusive relationship by continuing to be involved with him.

He can’t hit you if you’re not standing right in front of him

Sue Else, president of the National Network to End Domestic…

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2 Responses to “”

  1. I know that, but Says:

    I understand what you were saying in your comment at the other blog.

    Take care.

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