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Emphatic Failure: A Brief Overview of Domestic Violence in MMA

By Sydnie Jones Mixed martial arts, commonly referred to as MMA, is a combat sport desperately grappling for legitimacy as a professional sport. Combining elements from multiple martial arts, including Brazilian jiu jitsu, wres...
 
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The Blackzilian Way: How to Abuse Women and Not Alienate People

Guest contributor pdlmma uses Twitter as a platform to offer a dissenting voice to the combat sports fanbase. His goal is to hold the MMA industry, fighters, and promotions accountable for the culture they create and the real w...

 
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Rowdy Bec Rawlings Details Abuse; War Machine Laughs While Christy Mack Testifies

TUF 20 contestant and Invicta veteran ‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings, who spoke about the abusive relationship she was in on episode 8, posted multiple screen caps of exchanges from, she says, Dan Hyatt. The full post is here...
 
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Fight Promoter Neil Forester Mystified People Are Concerned with Convicted Rapist on Card

At SCC 2.0 in Toronto, Todd ‘The Black Hulk’ Stoute fought, and lost to, Jeremy Osheim. Karim Zidan was at the event and wrote his thoughts on the experience. He also mentioned that Stoute was a convicted rapist, an...
 
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Prominent grappling instructor has student pantomime hand job in front of class, but it’s Dean Lister so NBD

Update: I address the response to the piece here. Dean Lister, former UFC fighter, world grappling and Brazilian jiu jitsu champion, and current instructor at Victory MMA & Fitness in San Diego, is seen in a video uploaded ...