Monthly Archives: November 2011

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Giving Thanks for Lessons of Penn State Scandal – A commentary by Peter Pollard

Peter Pollard is Training and Outreach Director for 1in6. His commentary played on the morning radio show on WPSU, the PBS/NPR station serving central Pennsylvania. Listen to Peter speaking his moving and hopeful words. Like so many, I’ve been deeply moved in recent weeks by the stories of abuse and neglect pouring out of Penn… Learn more »

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1in6's Greg LeMond Interviewed on CNN about Penn State Sexual Abuse Story

CNN Interview with 1in6 Board Member Greg LeMond on Penn State Story

Greg LeMond, three-time tour de France winner and 1in6 founding board member, speaks with CNN’s Don Lemon about the Penn State story, his own experiences with sexual abuse and his support for 1in6. Greg addresses several key issues, including that it’s still taboo to talk about sexually abused boys and the men they become, and… Learn more »

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Organization Offers Resources for Men Triggered by National Sexual Abuse Scandals

Visits to 1in6 website have more than tripled since Penn State exposure LOS ANGELES (Nov. 21, 2011) – 1in6, Inc., a nonprofit organization that offers support and resources for men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood, is well positioned to assist the many men who are seeking help in response to… Learn more »

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MSNCB Cover Story Features Jim Hopper and 1in6.org

MSNBC Cover Story Features Jim Hopper and 1in6.org

The article on long-term effects of sexual abuse in men links to 1in6.org and quotes Dr. Jim Hopper, former 1in6 Advisory Board member and author of 1in6.org. Dr. Hopper is quoted on the 1 in 6 statistic, on men’s concerns about their masculinity and sexuality, and, for those who had tried to tell adults but… Learn more »

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1in6 Responds to Penn State Story

1in6 is saddened by a former Penn State football coach’s alleged sexual abuse of many boys and the failures of adults to protect or help those boys. We are committed to educating the media and the public on the sexual abuse on boys and men…

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