• Domestic Violence

    Stepping Up: How to Help a Friend Who Was a Victim of Domestic Terrorism

    Guest Post by Nora Hood, threedaily.org Most people don’t consider domestic violence the same as domestic terrorism. But when you think about it, an act of terror in your home from an abusive partner is the epitome of domestic terrorism. In its simplest explanation, domestic terrorism is an attack on human rights, and the rights of the victim to feel safe and secure in their own home. People who suffer from domestic terrorism are caught in an ongoing cycle of violence and misery, and usually feel alone and helpless. But there is a way out, and through the support of close friends, family, and therapy, someone who has suffered through…