Essay on Domestic Violence Is Responsible For Fragile Relationships

829 Words Nov 10th, 2015 4 Pages
Domestic Violence has been broadcasted by the National Football League as an act that shall not go unpunished, but also only results in a two game suspension. Domestic Violence is a crime that has unfortunately gained some popularity in the past few years through the NFL, ruptured communities, and subjects of the crime. Domestic violence is responsible for fragile relationships and some hostile people. Domestic Violence influences the community in the wrong way; it develops bad reputations, fragile communities, and poor relationships. The NFL has increased in their efforts to try and stop domestic violence. They have put forth a new effort to try and stop the players from committing the crime by punishing them in their abilities to play in games. “The league’s response to domestic violence has consisted of some token donations and hires, a scam PSA campaign, and randomly throwing the book at some offenders while ignoring others altogether”. (Petchesky) The NFL tries to show the press that they are trying to convict criminals and punish them but does not show justice across the entire league. The NFL has enacted a suspension policy based on the crimes, which includes the first offense resulting in a two game suspension and the second resulting in suspension for an entire season. The NFL has slacked in the past when trying to punish their players and the media has noted the weakness of their punishment systems. Domestic violence has been broadcasted on television more and…

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