Men Share Abusive Relationship Stories
posted on December 6, 2017
“As often as men are the perpetrators of abuse, they can just as easily be victims. As many as 1 in 4 men have been victims of some form of physical abuse by a partner.” – Evan Porter, upworthy.com
Here are some interesting points made by men on a Reddit thread discussing this issue. “Abuse is abuse and it has no gender.”
- The support system for men who are victims of abuse is extremely poor.
- Men can be victims of physical abuse too. Often to the detriment of their “manhood.”
- The patterns of abusive behavior are consistent whether abusers are men or women.
“The original thread on Reddit makes one thing abundantly clear: The problem of partner violence and abuse is likely much bigger than many people realize.”
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