Tag Archives: domestic violence

  • Carolina Panthers Use ‘Exempt List’ to Bench Greg Hardy

    Sep 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Hours after the Minnesota Vikings put Adrian Peterson on the NFL’s commissioner exempt list until his child abuse case is resolved, the Carolina Panthers made the same move with their defensive end Greg Hardy over his pending domestic violence case. The designation means Hardy can be around the team but can’t participate in practice. Hardy […]

  • Meredith Viera on Why She Stayed in an Abusive Relationship (Watch)

    Sep 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *In the wake of the Ray Rice scandal, Meredith Vieira spoke about her own experience with domestic violence on Wednesday, revealing why she chose to stay with a boyfriend who physically abused her. Vieira said she was young when she fell for a man whose abuse escalated over time. He began acting more violently towards her and threatening […]

  • Rihanna Says NFL/CBS Distorted Her ‘Thursday Night’ Involvement

    Sep 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *TMZ has more details about Rihanna’s tiff with the NFL and CBS, claiming neither party had the right to make it appear as if she was part of the Ravens/Steelers Thursday night pre-game show … and had no right to single her out when it was pulled. Sources connected with Rihanna tell TMZ she grew […]

  • CBS Pulls Rihanna’s NFL Intro for Good After She Trashes Network

    Sep 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *CBS’s decision to yank Rihanna’s intro to its inaugural broadcast of “Thursday Night Football” last week was explained by the network as too frivolous to follow the serious tone of its pre-game show covering the Ray Rice controversy. But, if you ask social media, CBS likely felt awkward presenting an artist whose own dealing with domestic […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Roger Goodell

    Sep 15, 14 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *A few months ago I wrote that I wasn’t surprised at the punishment given to Ray Rice. The main reason for my position was that there was too much money at stake. Sure enough everything with the NFL and Baltimore Ravens was business as usual all summer. There is footage of Ray Rice being greeted […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Reversal of Fortune

    Sep 15, 14 by riversteff Leave a comment

    Being a celebrity is a double-edged sword that comes with popularity and privilege. But to whom much is given much is required. Some professional athletes are finding out the hard way they can’t expect to get the glory without the scrutiny. The video of running back Ray Rice punching out his fiance in an elevator […]