Monthly Archives: March 2014

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Law And Order’s Mariska Hartigay Teams Up With Amy Poehler And Other Celebrities To Fight Rape Culture by Tara Culp-Ressler via Think Progress

Joyful Heart Foundation founder and president Mariska Hargitay, uses star power to raise awareness and dispel the myths for the 1 in 6 men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood. We all say NO MORE.   Read article: http://thinkprogress.org/culture/2014/03/28/3420499/law-order-myths-rape/  

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1in6 Board Member Marcellus Wiley Interviewed and Reflects On The Life Lessons of Sports Through His Journey From Compton to Columbia University & Beyond

“Marcellus Wiley grew up in Compton and learned from an early age how important it was to know his limitations and his strengths if he was going to move beyond his “Los Angeles“ neighborhood and take advantage of what the world had to offer. Through guidance and his athletic ability allowing him to play multiple sports, Marcellus was able to achieve just that. His choice to attend Columbia over top-notch… Learn more »

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Join 1in6 and 1BlueString at CSULB’s “Break the Silence” Fair

1in6 and 1BlueString will be providing a resource table at CSULB in a phenomenal awareness event in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Denim Day.  DATE: Wednesday, April 22ndTIME: 10:00 AM-3:00 PMLOCATION: CSU, Long Beach Campus ” Project Safe is an organization which provides prevention and intervention activities, including support and advocacy, to reduce the incidence… Learn more »

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Men Opting In and Speaking Up: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

In a very surprising and rare occurrence in a debate about Child Sexual Abuse Prevention trainings on the floor of the Utah State Senate, three male Senators disclosed their personal experiences of sexual abuse and attempted abuse as children.   The three men disclosed openly and publicly during a floor debate on bill (HB 286) proposed… Learn more »

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Webinar Discussion on Sex Trafficking and CSA: Remembering Boys and Men – Part III

Webinar Discussion on Sex Trafficking and CSA: Remembering Boys and Men – Part III         Join us for our third Virtual Community Dialogue on the interconnection of sex trafficking with child sexual abuse.  1in6 and Peace Over Violence will hold its third webinar dialogue entitled Sex Trafficking and CSA: Remembering Boys and Men…. Learn more »

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