A Sunday snapshot of a Central Texas family might be taken at a church, outing in a park, or at a grandmother’s kitchen table. The images are warm, loving and inviting. But there are other images of Central Texas families that regularly are overlooked, though they might be right next door. Those are the images of husbands, wives and children suffering from domestic abuse.
Vice President Joe Biden rightly shifted our focus to those families last week when he visited the National Domestic Violence Hotline in West Lake Hills. And while it’s tempting to look away, doing that only exacerbates the problem, experts say. Instead, we must look and take action.
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