Domestic Violence : A Hidden Problem

969 Words Apr 11th, 2016 4 Pages
Domestic violence is a hidden problem in today 's society. I will why domestic violence is important to be educated on. A lot of us do not know about domestic violence, and it is important that we educate ourselves on it. I think it is very important because no should endure any type of violence. I think if you know more about domestic violence, then you might be more likely to prevent yourself from getting in that situation. The statistics of domestic abuse against women has been estimated as high as one in four. I will layout the results of my research in the form of charts, graphs, and brief descriptions. I will give recent statistics in the U.S. and in the state of Tennessee. Also, I will either prove my hypothesis right or wrong with the research, I will provide through my survey.

I am going to spread the knowledge of domestic violence and why it is important to educate others on it. I want the public to know that alcohol and drugs can play a part in the domestic violence anyone may have experienced. Men also can be victims of domestic violence. Many male victims of abuse may feel "less of a man" for suffering abuse, feel as though they are in some way not manly enough and ought to have the ability to prevent the abuse. 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been victims of [some form of] physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime. Also, inform them how many domestic violence crimes are reported in the state of Tennessee a year Children who are…
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