Domestic Violence Argumentative Essay

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One of Americas’ most common global issues is domestic violence, a crime that is considered physical or aggressive behavior at home and typically through a spouse. According to ‘’Domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone, yet the problem is overlooked, excused, or denied (paragraph 1). Which I agree a hundred percent , due to I have witnessed it happening within my family, and majority of the time the victim is usually in denial that they are being physically and emotionally abused. Domestic violence should be justified the same no matter how big or small the issue is, because most of the time the problem is only going to get bigger. Domestic violence should have zero tolerance, no one should express their “love” through…show more content…
There are hotlines numbers that you can call that will help you if you are a domestic violence victim or know someone who are. Domestic violence is often overlooked and can cause someone their life when it is overlooked. also says that “Domestic violence and abuse are used for one purpose and one purpose only: to gain and maintain total control over you. An abuser doesn’t “play fair.” (Paragraph 2). If you are in a relationship there should be no such thing as control, and the abuser is usually some who is a victim of abuse or grew up around it. They do it to try to gain self-esteem or power, but they don’t understand that hurting others in the process does not show power it shows weakness. The month of October is designed for people to become aware of Domestic violence; we all should acknowledge that domestic violence is an issue in our country. You can save someone's life by helping spread the facts and giving them information about domestic violence. It is a crime a crime that is going unreported, and a crime that is affecting someone’s life. tells us that “There are many signs of an abusive relationship. The most telling sign is fear of your partner’’ (paragraph
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