FixedIt: pizza does not cause domestic violence

Another one from the Sunshine Coast Daily.

Not only was the perpetrator completely erased from the headline, the violence itself was minimised and the cause attributed to pizza.

Domestic violence is caused by a number of complex interwoven factors, but pizza is just not one of them. Even the suggestion that it could be is damaging to public understanding of a horrifically prevalent scourge and demeaning to the victim.

FixedIt is an ongoing project to push back against the media’s constant erasure of violent men and blaming of innocent victims. If you would like to help fund it – even $5 a month makes a big difference – please consider becoming a Patron


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