"He called Lindsay all the time and they talked for ages," says Ann. She became angry and distant, and I had no idea why." Ann says that neither she nor her daughter had ever learned about dating violence, and when she approached Lindsay to talk, Lindsay denied that anything was wrong.
When Lindsay finally ended her two-year relationship with Gerardo, Ann felt hopeful, but hesitant.
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Machismo takes forms in various ways and often is culturally ingrained within Latinx communities.