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Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles Underwrites Two, Full-Day Training Sessions For Non-Profit Organization 1in6

IT HAPPENS, IT MATTERS Held September 14th and 15th At The California Endowment in Downtown Los Angeles. For 10 Years, 1in6 Has Been Dedicated To The Support and Healing of Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse and Assault LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 06, 2016 1in6, Inc., a national non-profit organization dedicated to the support and… Learn more »

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September/October 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Last week, I had the great honor of attending a roundtable discussion organized by the Office of Violence Against Women (OVW) and Men Can Stop Rape. The topic for the day-and-a-half event was, “Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Going: Mobilizing Men and Boys to Prevent Gender-Based Violence,” and was in large part about… Learn more »

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Supporting a New Frontier of Anti-Sexual Violence Work

I was pleased to join the work of 1in6.org as a new Board Member in June. In the three-plus decades that I have been involved in the anti-violence movement, I have witnessed the movement grow to reach new constituencies, and embrace new approaches unique to the needs of particular client groups. Along the way, we… Learn more »

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Forgiveness vs. Reconciliation

In my experience, one path to true happiness and freedom is forgiveness, which is why I love writing about it. I grew up hearing, “Randy you just have to forgive, forget and move on.” These words only made me cringe and sent me into a fit of rage. Today, I will tell you that, in… Learn more »

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Earlier this year, Parul Sehgal wrote an essay examining “compulsory survivorship”—the tendency to label everyone who has had an abusive or unwanted sexual experience as a survivor. This is usually considered a direct response to casting these individuals as victims, which some find to be not representative of the strength and courage that it takes… Learn more »

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