Miami-Dade County

September 11, 2014 10:11 AM

Columnist: I know from experience — abusive men don’t easily change

Domestic violence is one social problem that we can’t seem to rid ourselves of. I am not amazed, nor am I surprised, when I hear about such acts and see how the issue is swept under the rug, so to speak. It seems like some things will always remain the same: a woman is simply the property of her husband, to do with as he will. That includes a beating if he thinks it is necessary. Many times the victim of domestic violence ends up being another homicide statistic.

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