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.

She Doesn’t Have to Be Your Wife, Sister or Mother To Stand Up For Her Right to Safety

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Conrad Liveris is sick and tired of the ways our society minimizes violence against women.

Elliot Rodger: When Sexual Rejection Turns Deadly

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Jamila Rosdahl reminds us that no boy or man can ever uphold all requirements of masculinity.

Sexual Predators and the Targeting of Single Parents

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Jayneen Sanders looks at sexual assault to children of single parents and ways to think about prevention.

The Tip of The Sexual Violence-Berg

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This past week was a big week if you know anyone who’s ever been to or who is ever going to go to college in the United States of America.

Bravery in the Ivy League

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Kyle Ashlee discusses the reality of discrimination at Dartmouth College and the importance of student activism in creating change at a school that is often thought to be perfect.

Yet Another Teenage Boy Is Struggling With the Normalization of His Rape

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Rape has never been about seduction. It has always been and will always be about power.

Sexual Violence: It Really is a Men’s Issue

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Conversations about sexual violence relegate men to two roles: Bystander or Perpetrator. It’s time to add the third role: Survivor.

13 Reasons Why Sexual & Domestic Violence is Not Just a Women’s Issue

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More and more men are bringing their strong hearts and minds to the issues of violence prevention and want to be part of solutions.

Change is Coming for Survivors of Sexual Assault

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Randy Ellis, an advocate for child sexual abuse victims, sees the light of positive changes.

Open Letter to The President: Engage Men in New Task Force to End Sexual Assault On Campus

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Sign the petition to urge President Obama to engage leaders from the men’s movement in new White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault

Out of the Shadows: 10 Child Sexual Abuse Statistics

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Jayneen Sanders offers 10 compelling reasons why we should keep finding ways to prevent our children from being sexually abused, and why we should provide effective methods for healing and recovery in the event that such abuse happens.

Survivor Advocacy is Real Work (or I’m Not Your Dancing Monkey)

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James Landrith, survivor of sexual assault, does advocacy work. He doesn’t do it for entertainment. He does it to help other survivors and create social change.

A Woman, A Feminist, A Supporter of Male Survivors

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Let’s start by acknowledging that 1 in 6 boys have had unwanted sexual experiences.

The Special Gifts I Threw Away

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As a survivor of abuse, Eirik Rogers spent many years suspicious of the kindness of others.

Campaign Aims to Get Cell Phones to Survivors: Donations Wanted

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Because cell phones can be a lifeline for battered victims of sexual assault and stalking.