Britney Spears is our wake-up call?

But no, 90’s pop star, Britney Spears is somehow the wake-up call that our judicial system is fucked.

I started to write out a comment on another post about how much it pisses me off to see people so shocked, especially people that have been subjected to my timeline the past 5 years. For the past 5 years, I have been screaming about how my rights as a person and as a parent have been eroded away by a domestic violence perpetrator and complicity family court system.

And yet, yet, Britney Spears is the wake-up call?

First of all, she’s alive. The system complicit in abusing her hasn’t aided in her murder. So we’re going to call that lucky. Yeah, I know, shocking. But accurate. Annually 75% of divorce cases filed are due to domestic violence — yet hundreds of thousands end up embroiled and entangled in messy court battles where women's rights are just slowly eroded away to nothing. Or they’re murdered. It’s kind of a crapshoot as to which you’ll end up as. Dead, or facing the fall out of chronic abuse from your ex-husband/children’s father and the system that exists supposedly to protect you.

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