The Solution to Violent Men Isn’t Other Violent Men

Alecia Kennedy
8 min readSep 19, 2023

There has to be a better way

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Three years ago, when I first moved out of my house and ended my eighteen year marriage, my youngest daughter began exhibiting a lot of fears. One of her worst fears during this time was that a “bad man” would break into our new home and harm us.