LEUPP — John Tsosie grew up in an abusive home. His father, Ernie Tsosie Jr. openly admits that he was an alcoholic and that he abused his family. John grew up to be an abuser himself.
But this is a thing of the past for both men, and they have joined together on a walk—along with family, friends and supporters—from Window Rock to Phoenix. The purpose of this healing path is to bring awareness to the problem of domestic violence and substance abuse.