Male Childhood Sexual Abuse; Protect Our Boys (Video)

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Please protect our boys by understanding the signs of male sexual abuse

Degrees of Child Abuse?

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One way to help survivors heal? Stop quantifying abuse.

Forced Into Silence in the City

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The Forced Into Silence team has been working really hard to make this documentary happen.

In the Director’s Chair of Forced Into Silence

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Dr. Vibe helps us get to know La Shawn Pagán and the journey of making Forced Into Silence.

Forced Into Silence Viewer Participation

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La Shawn Pagán has another serious question she wants you to consider about Forced Into Silence.

Forced Into Silence

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Is it possible for extreme forms of abuse to happen and for no one to know about it?

Dialogue Between the Adult Survivor and the Wounded Inner Child


Cecil Murphey, the adult, acknowledges the child who experienced childhood sexual abuse. He describes a cathartic inner dialogue between the adult survivor and the wounded inner child.

Who Will Be the “Poster Child” for Sexually Abused Boys?

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Andrew Smiler says American expectations about masculinity keep male victims silent about their sexual abuse.

The New ‘New Dylans’: Musical Storytellers for Modern Times

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Here are four of the finest narrators who still use song as a medium—raconteurs capturing distinctly modern stories.

When Love Wins Out


For Donald D’Haene, April 15th hit both ends of the emotion spectrum. In the dark hours immediately following the horrific events at the Boston Marathon, his family experienced a miracle that proved, in the end, love wins.

Men Who were Abused as Boys


By reducing those who sexually abuse men and boys to “Sanduskys”, we put a generic face on a very real problem.

Sexual Misconduct: A Pandemic


The only way to combat a pandemic tolerance of sexual misconduct is asking the tough questions, holding accountability, and being vigilant, Paul Gagne writes.

Yes, Rape Victims Get Erections, Too

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We need to get over the myth that men are invulnerable to sexual victimization at the hands of women says Hugo Schwyzer.