We want the world to be fair: the good will be rewarded, the evil punished. As a result, we blame the victims of misfortune
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“Why I stayed” is the title of the blog entry.
In it, Jennifer Willoughby, the ex-wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, lists abuses she says she endured, including being called a “fucking bitch”, and being physically prevented from leaving the house.
Why we're psychologically hardwired to blame the victim