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Time and again, we find that terror suspects have a history of domestic violence. What will it take for us to listen to women?

Yet another suspect has a reported history of abusing women. It's time to take misogynistic threats seriously

By Sian Norris  

A memorial event is held for Heather Heyer, who was killed in what appears to be terror attack in Charlottesville. Photo: PA

Three days after the apparent terrorist attack in Charlottesville, we learnt a new fact about murder suspect James Alex Fields Jr: he had a history of domestic abuse.

On Monday, Fields’ mother described various incidents of violence committed against her by her son. She describes making multiple 911 calls as a result of beatings, being threatened with a knife, and being spat on. At various points, the…

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