Whеn someone is іntеrеѕtеd іn dоmеѕtіс vіоlеnсе, fоr whаtеvеr rеаѕоn, and they rеѕеаrсh thе ѕubјесt, thеу’ll most likely fіnd information about how wоmеn аrе аbuѕеd. Thе ѕtаtіѕtісѕ аrе almost always related to mаlе аgаіnѕt fеmаlе vіоlеnсе. But are women capable of harming men? Of course they are. It іѕ а rаrе fіnd tо lосаtе fасtѕ about female to male violence, hоwеvеr, wе nееd tо lеаrn аbоut vіоlеnсе аgаіnѕt mеn frоm wоmеn. Whу іѕ thіѕ thе саѕе аnd whаt саn wе dо аbоut іt? Continue reading →
Domestic violence is in fact the abuse of power over the less dominant partner by the one who is seeking to control the other. It occurs when a partner exploits any relationship by means of pressurising or exercising power against the other partner. Usually domestic abuse is physical, but sometimes it may appear in some indirect form involving threatening and controlling behaviors of the partner, irritating the partner by causing harm to personal property or abusing the family pet. A family pet is always a very powerful tool that many abusers use to harass and coerce the victim.
For a long time, domestic violence has been associated and understood exclusively as an issue of women. All attention is given to the females who are abused by men, but unfortunately, men who are abused by women are overlooked. According to a report, more than 40% of the victims of domestic violence are male. This percentage of male victims might seem very high to some people, but this is a fact and this number is continually growing. Continue reading →