Why Domestic Violence Victims don’t leave

 

Why do DV victims stay

Leslie Morgan Steiner was in “crazy love” — that is, madly in love with a man who routinely abused her and threatened her life. Steiner tells the story of her relationship, correcting misconceptions many people hold about victims of domestic violence, and explaining how we can all help break the silence.

“I never once thought of myself as a battered wife. Instead, I was a very strong woman in love with a deeply troubled man.” — Leslie Morgan Steiner

Watch the rest of Leslie’s powerful TED Talk about domestic violence: http://t.ted.com/SRIMmVk