Living the Void

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Writer and survivor Randy Ellison found the strength to heal by finding his faith.

Including Men in Campus Outreach

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1in6 Intern and Student Activist Savannah Badalich discusses why it’s important to support male survivors on campus.

Racism and Sexual Abuse: Our Silence is Killing Us

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Chris Anderson knows it’s scary to talk about tough subjects like racism or sexual abuse. But in calling them out, we start disrupting their systems.

The Invisible Hand On Your Mouth

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David Pittman, like too many survivors of childhood sexual abuse, has to fight against the pressure – internal and external – to keep quiet about what happened to him as a kid.

There Is a Public Health Issue In the USA That Affects 130,000,000 People

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Sexual violence affects more people than you’d think. Chris Anderson explains, and compels us to take action.

A Short Film on Abuse and Violence Against Men

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Lee and Carla are a husband and wife couple affected by abuse and domestic violence, but Lee is the victim.

Are You Strong Enough to Really Listen?

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Chris Anderson explains the ways people unfairly dismiss victims of violence and trauma, and offers 3 tips for supporting survivors.

Invisible Victims: Men in Abusive Relationships

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Harris O’Malley looks at the victims of abuse who are often ignored or even made fun of – men – and reminds them that it is not their fault.

George Will: Championing Male Paranoia, Ignorance, and the Status Quo

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Roger Canaff refuses to accept George Will’s attempts to use one anecdote to dismiss the reality of every male or female survivor of sexual violence.

The Child Is Always the Victim – Yes, Even If He’s a Boy

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Chris Anderson explains that when the media frames male victims of sexual abuse as “lovers”, the world becomes a less safe place for children.

Do You Apply Your Awareness To Your Inner Circle?

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To all the service providers and volunteers in the movement to end childhood sexual abuse and improve resources for the 19 million (and more) men dealing with it’s effects: keep teaching, keep talking, those closest to you are listening.

Recovery on Yellow Brick Road, Part 2

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Like so many men who experienced sexual abuse as boys, John was deeply confused by the experience. Here’s a metaphor for how he faced the sense of betrayal, boundary confusion and distrust.

Responding to Controversy: Peace, Love and Friendship On The Internet

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Can two total strangers embrace each other’s perspective on a sensitive issue in just a few comments to a post? On the internet?

Listen Up: It’s Time To Stop Saying Men Who Are Raped By Women Are “Lucky”

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Amy Lawson, a mother of two boys, wonders why people like Bill Maher still think it’s okay to deny the reality of men and boys being raped.

‘It’s For Your Own Good’ – When Abuse Masquerades as Motivation

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Research explains the degree to which emotional pain does, in fact, hurt us. Dixie Gillaspie explains this everyday abuse.

News to Know: Law & Order: SVU Will Air Male-Centered PSA’s on April 27

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Steve LePore, Director of 1in6.org, invites all to celebrate the milestone moment that will happen on April 27 before and after each episode of Law & Order: SVU.