Ever wonder how Domestic Violence Awareness Month started?  In 1989, U.S. Congress passed a public law naming October the month of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This legislation has been approved every year since 1989 with National Coalition Against Domestic Violence delivering excellent direction for this effort. Each year, the Day of Unity is celebrated the first Monday of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Washington Says No More is one of the many organizations leading the way in encouraging Washingtonians to…