Unhealthy relationships can start early and last a lifetime.Teens often think some behaviors, like teasing and name calling, are a "normal" part of a relationship.Abusive relationships have good times and bad times.Part of what makes dating violence so confusing is that there is love mixed with the abuse.I was born in Cairo, Egypt but my […] What is Machismo?Machismo is a predominant “traditional” belief in Latinx communities that women are inferior to men.This can make it hard to tell if you're really being abused.
Talk to your parents or another adult family member, a school counselor, or teacher. And without help, the violence will only get worse.
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Machismo takes forms in various ways and often is culturally ingrained within Latinx communities.
Machismo within our Latinx communities is most commonly presented in sets of heavily enforced gender norms and expectations.