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  • General Material
January 2011

Primary Prevention

This page discusses the primary prevention approach used by the organization Men Can Stop Rape. It discusses their efforts to challenge dominant masculinity and create lasting change.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2011

Advocacy Beyond Leaving: Helping Battered Women in Contact with Current or Former Partners, A Guide for Domestic Violence Advocates

Author(s): Jill Davies
Using the familiar and concrete framework of woman-defined advocacy, the Guide explains advocates’ important role in safety planning when victims are in contact with current or former partners.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
December 2010

One in Spirit: Domestic Violence Advocates and Faith and Spiritual Leaders Working in Partnership to End Domestic Violence

This resource is designed to address diverse learning needs by providing the following components that will help faith leaders and DV advocates begin or strengthen their collaborative efforts: community-based experiences, exercises and activities, list of contacts who have expertise, training materials, and methods of measuring and sharing the impact of your efforts.
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  • General Material
December 2010

Tony Porter: A Call to Men

Author(s): Tony Porter
In this video, Tony Porter presents the idea of the man-box. This notion of the construction of masculinity limits men, promotes the devaluation of women, and creates a harmful notion of manhood.
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  • General Material
September 2010

Reproductive Justice: A Communications Overview

The objective of this report includes understanding the values that underlie the American public’s views on issues relating to reproductive justice as a predicate to developing a communications framework for the reproductive justice movement, and identifying those segments of the public who appear to be most receptive to reproductive justice messaging and policies.
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  • General Material
June 2010

Experiments in Transformative Justice: The Challenging Male Supremacy Project in New York City

This post discusses the process of acknowledging, addressing, and taking next steps to challenge male-supremacy and dominant culture patriarchy in activist spaces.
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  • General Material
June 2010

Experiments in Transformative Justice: The Challenging Male Supremacy Project in New York City

Author(s): RJ Maccani, Gaurav Jashnani, Alan Greig
This post discusses the process of acknowledging, addressing, and taking next steps to challenge male-supremacy and dominant culture patriarchy in activist spaces.
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  • General Material
January 2010

Race, Gender, and Abortion: How Reproductive Justice Advocates Won in Georgia

This report is a brief summary of the policy victory in Georgia and some subsequent activities since the legislative session.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
September 2009

The Effectiveness of Sexual Assault Services in Multi-Service Agencies

Author(s): Debra Patterson, Sally Laskey
This Applied Research paper examines whether organizational affiliation and structure affect the quantity and quality of sexual assault services. The paper offers recommendations for future research evaluating the effectiveness of rape crisis centers.
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  • General Material
September 2009

Is Feminism Men’s Work, too?

Author(s): Mandy Van Deven
This article discusses the importance of developing and fostering a pro-feminist generation of boys and men. This work is critical in disrupting misogyny and sexism.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
August 2009

Domestic Violence Awareness: Action for Social Change - Part II: Organizing and Communications

This second installment of the Action for Social Change manual intends to generate critical thinking and enhance dialogue regarding community organizing and partnerships, communications and engaging the media.
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  • General Material
April 2009

Prevention: Ending Violence Through Social Change

his issue of "The Basics" offers and overview of the basic principles and theories of violence against women prevention, highlighting successful prevention activities and model programs, policies, and social marketing efforts.