Domestic Violence

Kermit Has a New Girlfriend? Good. His Last One Was a Domestic Abuser.
September 02, 2015

Miss Piggy regularly beat him up, and everyone thought it was funny. Not anymore.

Ray Rice Doesn’t Deserve a Second Chance in the NFL
July 30, 2015

A pro football career should not be a reward for a domestic abuser’s contrition.

Does Domestic Violence Really Increase on Super Bowl Sunday?
January 30, 2015

In the 1990s, reporters began circulating a disturbing "statistic."

Americans Showed in 2014 They Don't Care How Awful the NFL Is
December 25, 2014

2014 looked like it might be the year NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell went down. Instead fans embraced the sport more than ever.

ESPN Cares More About Protecting the NFL Than Reducing Domestic Violence
September 25, 2014

What Bill Simmons's suspension tells us about the network's priorities.

What Really Matters in the Ray Rice Saga Is Not the Culpability of the Baltimore Ravens
September 23, 2014

It's whether the NFL commits to combat domestic violence

The NFL's Failure in the Ray Rice Scandal Went Way Beyond the Commissioner
September 21, 2014

It makes the league look bad—and the Ravens front office look even worse

Too Many Americans Think Spanking Is an Acceptable Form of Discipline
September 18, 2014

The psychiatric profession agrees: it hurts children and isn't effective.

The NFL Owes Domestic Violence Victims a Big, Fat Check
September 15, 2014

It wouldn't be charity. It would be restitution.