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Small steps toward changing the world: nfl starts to address domestic violence modern domestic violence procedures have caught on around the united states and the ray rice situation revealed that all of america is uneducated and misinformed on issues of domestic violence. The moment of silence for domestic violence victims at arrowhead stadium was sadly fitting, because when it comes to acknowledging violence against women, the sports world is often mute.