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Ending Domestic Violence: Healing the Family

A victims’ rights advocate tells the story of her carefree childhood and adolescence in Palo Alto, and her subsequent 18-month marriage in which she was beaten and nearly killed by an abusive husband. Today, she fulfills her personal vision of helping others. In this program, she counsels a mother of three, who is also involved in an abusive relationship. Scenes include court hearings, and emotional talks between the two women in which the advocate offers insights into the dynamics of spousal abuse. (28 minutes)

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Families Under Siege
In the US, approximately 20% of children live in poverty and every nine seconds a woman is physically abused by her husband or boyfriend. Pam Butler is an advocate for women.