Progress in Pittsburgh

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Lessons from the 2014 National Sexual Assault Conference

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A War Orphan Becomes a Warrior for Peace

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To become a voice for the voiceless, a war orphan accepts the new challenge of getting through college.

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Flashbacks, Constantly on the Cusp of Trauma

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A tsunami survivor reflects on living with flashbacks, and how trauma therapy helped him look at life from a fairer perspective.

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The Moment My Hands Followed My Shadow

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Erin Kelly reflects on the power of opportunity in celebration of Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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Mission San Francisco Takes a Stand for Free Play

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Several young men and boys took a stand for the neighborhood in Mission San Francisco.

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Gratitude

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A note of gratitude to the supporters of 1in6

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In Defense of Justin Bieber

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We complain about Justin Bieber, but his problems point to much deeper social concerns.

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Finding Treatment for PTSD

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Appropriate treatment for PTSD can be elusive. Advice from a man who has been through it.

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Columbus and America’s Aboriginal Sin

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Columbus Day comes to America again, but for how much longer?

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Who Fears Paper, Who Fears Law?

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Law is nothing more than an idea on paper—what someone else believes you should, shouldn’t, can, or can’t do.

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Satire as Libel & Resistance to Anti-Racism Efforts

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What does it mean when alleged satire uses a real name with a fake quote?

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Finally College Centers Meeting Needs of Underserved Students

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Imagine this: Today is your first day at college.

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Happy LGBT History Month

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LGBT History and education can propel progress for the human rights movement.

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Let’s Go Swimming!

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Experiencing childhood sexual abuse can have an effect on future relationships, and one or both partners may feel like they are drowning. But that doesn’t have to be the case.

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We Need to Care for All Boys and Girls

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Personal experience with abuse has started a conversation about how to care for all who are in a cycle of sexualized violence.

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PTSD: The Trauma of Living With Trauma

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It’s called “secondary trauma” — the trauma of living with trauma. For me it’s another morning that I can’t make sense of.

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