How to intervene as a bystander concerned about domestic violence

My last post gave some history and background about why I decided I needed to write about how to intervene when you're afraid someone is experiencing domestic violence.  Here I'm just going to talk about what to do.  This post is gendered and does talk about women that experience domestic violence because that is my experience. … Continue reading How to intervene as a bystander concerned about domestic violence

The power of bystander intervention in domestic violence

Content warning: This post is about domestic violence and contains personal stories that could be triggering or upsetting to some people. Someone died, and I knew it was time to write this. She wasn't a friend of mine, but she was a friend of a friend. Too close for comfort. She was killed by her … Continue reading The power of bystander intervention in domestic violence