Physical and emotional abuse are the most common forms of abuse among couples today, though many people live with either one or both forms of abuse , they re often too ashamed or too afraid to talk about it. In some parts of the world, Africa for example where many abusers are not punished by the law in any way, physical abuse has been on a constant rise lately and women are almost always the victims. It is heartbreaking to read blogs and news papers everyday with stories of wives and some husbands being battered or murdered by the very people who promised to love and care for them (their spouses). Well while I am against any form of abuse especially physical abuse against women, Stephen A Smith of Sports Newtwork ESPN s comment on physical abuse got me thinking, do women provoke men to abuse them? read Stephen ´s comment below where he claims that sometimes women provoke or provocation from women is responsible for domestic violence;
What re your thoughts on this guys???