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Amber Heard Is the Wrong Sort of Victim — but I Was Too

Why do we choose to believe some abused women over others?

Photo by Malicki M Beser on Unsplash

I have written several times before about my toxic first marriage, about my years spent with a man who claimed to love me but hated everything about me and who I was and what I stood for. A man who hit me in the stomach when I was pregnant. A man who checked the mileometer…

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