— This week Andy Grant is joined by author, artist, inspirational speaker, and sexual abuse advocate Brian Cardoza. Brian is a survivor of childhood sex trafficking, physical, and emotional abuse. His book, The Unexpected Victim, describes the beginning of his journey from victim, survivor, and now a thriver. “I know what its like to have an unwanted d**k…
male sexual abuse
The most evil of trauma.
Addressing the myths around male sexual victimization.
Tim Lineaweaver tells you his story, and maybe it’s your time to let some things go.
Please protect our boys by understanding the signs of male sexual abuse
One way to help survivors heal? Stop quantifying abuse.
The Forced Into Silence team has been working really hard to make this documentary happen.
Dr. Vibe helps us get to know La Shawn Pagán and the journey of making Forced Into Silence.
La Shawn Pagán has another serious question she wants you to consider about Forced Into Silence.
Is it possible for extreme forms of abuse to happen and for no one to know about it?
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.
Andrew Smiler says American expectations about masculinity keep male victims silent about their sexual abuse.
Here are four of the finest narrators who still use song as a medium—raconteurs capturing distinctly modern stories.
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.
By reducing those who sexually abuse men and boys to “Sanduskys”, we put a generic face on a very real problem.
The only way to combat a pandemic tolerance of sexual misconduct is asking the tough questions, holding accountability, and being vigilant, Paul Gagne writes.