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When parents turn children into weapons, everybody loses

When parents turn children into weapons, everybody loses

Domestic abuse can involve one parent using a child as a weapon against the other parent, which harms the child in immense ways. My research has identified how these dynamics play out and examines the damage. There are approximately¬†5.7 million cases¬†of domestic abuse in the U.S. each year, and in some of those, mothers and […] … learn more→