No More: Your Voice Can End the Silence

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1 in 6 men in the United States has had an unwanted or abusive sexual experience in childhood.

Recovery: The Never Ending Story

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Randy Ellison points out that “healing is not a destination, but a journey.”

On the “Get Over It” Myth of Healing from Trauma

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Patti Giggans, Executive Director of Peace Over Violence, believes the “Get over it” approach is myth, not methodology. And she wants us to put it to rest once and for all.

Preventing Sexual Abuse is a Public Health Issue

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We need a responsible, open discussion that acknowledges the part we all can play in preventing and responding to sexual abuse.

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.

Dear Allison (or Vile Female Rape Apologists Are Vile)

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James Landrith believes that compassion should not have gender labels, nor be attached to a cynical hierarchy of suffering.

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 Boy in the Boardroom: When Sexual Abuse and Manhood Collide

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C. K. Carlton thought he knew what a real man was. Turns out, he had it all wrong.

It’s Not Our Story – It’s Your Story

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There’s a long history of groups policing other people’s stories, deciding whose is right and wrong. JJ Vincent would like to see that stop.

Behold the Turtle: The Power of Vulnerability

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Randy Ellison on shame, vulnerability and the beauty that can come from sticking your neck out.

22 Veterans Will Kill Themselves Today

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War veteran believes “There’s probably a tidal wave of suicides coming.”

The Anti-Slavery Movement’s Imagery Problem

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To truly combat human trafficking we must choose and use images wisely.

Culture’s Effect on Victims

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A story of child labor, sex slavery and those times when culture slaps you in the face.

Waiting To Be Found

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Abuse survivor David Pittman explains how the loneliest feeling in the world is waiting to be found.

Domestic Violence Campaign Seeks Letters

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A writing campaign asks domestic violence survivors and their supporters to submit letters