Intimate Partner Violence: Asking the Right Questions and Centering Black Communities with Dr. Maxine Davis
Season 3, Episode 6
Content warning for discussion of intimate partner violence and emotional abuse. Today, Jonathan and Sy talk to Rutgers University social work Professor Dr. Maxine Davis. They discuss intimate partner violence and abuse: the role religion and churches can play in IPV/A situations, how abolition and centering Black and brown survivors can lead us to peaceful living, how white feminism dominates the IPV/Aconversation, and a lot more. Dr. Davis’ compassion, honesty, and love for both survivors and perpetrators of IPV/A can teach us a lot, not just about this issue, but what it means to view all people through the lens of the gospel.
Dr. Davis’ website: www.drmaxinedavis.com
Her account on the app formerly known as Twitter: http://twitter.com/drmaxinedavis
Her YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCY80NRF7nIFyeAnwLr93DzQ
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