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Abusive Relationships and Nonviolence

Abusive Relationships and Nonviolence

Abusive Relationships and Nonviolence

  • Time Investment: 8 - 12 minutes
  • Date Published: 03/2012

In order to bring in more nonviolence into the world, we need to take our own needs seriously and recognize that no amount of seeing someone’s innocence would mean putting up with more of their harmful behavior. We need to disentangle compassion towards another from the willingness to tolerate more harmful actions. At times this means finding enough self-love, support, or clarity, to take decisive action. Read on for more.

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