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  •  People often don't notice how many (4+ / 0-)

    workplace shootings and other mass incidents are preceded by domestic violence. Because of the misogynistic but common assumption that domestic violence is a couple's personal business, we are enabling the murders of peripheral lives. This should save many lives, if adequately enforced.

    •  And DV develops and escalates over time (1+ / 0-)
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      A loving partner doesn't go from behaving like a sweetheart who wants to love and care for their SO forever to murderous rage in one step.

      If they were to demean, belittle, insult, or slap the person on the first or second date there would never have been a relationship.

      "The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.” — William Arthur Ward

      by LilithGardener on Fri Mar 28, 2014 at 06:36:45 AM PDT

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