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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2011

New language, old problem: Sex trafficking of American Indian women and children

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This Applied Research paper summarizes findings of existing research and other documents on sex trafficking of Native women and girls in the U.S. and Canada and the legal issues related to their protection.
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  • General Material
March 2011

U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing on Justice for All: Ending Elder Abuse, Neglect and Financial Exploitation

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This document contains facts about how elder abuse impacts Latin@ communities and the importance of addressing these complex issues in a comprehensive way in order to reduce barriers and build upon community strengths.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2011

Somewhere to Turn: Making Domestic Violence Services Accessible to Battered Immigrant Women - A 'How To' Manual For Battered Women's Advocates and Service Providers

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This manual addresses: the dynamics of domestic violence in immigrant families; ways to create agency-wide cultural competency training programs; multicultural approaches to shelter protocol development; recruiting and hiring multicultural staff; foreign language needs and helpful interviewing techniques for client intake sessions and meetings; ways to do outreach and collaboration with immigrant communities; and, descriptions of model programs.
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  • General Material
September 2010

Justice at the Intersections: Action for Reproductive and Economic Justice in NYC

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This film provides interviews with 16 organizations doing reproductive justice work in New York City.
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  • General Material
July 2010

Lifecourse Experiences of Intimate Partner Violence and Help-Seeking among Filipina, Indian, and Pakistan Women: Implications for Justice System Responses

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This report presents research findings on Asian battered women's help-seeking from the Criminal Justice system (CJS) and other programs and offers recommendations to the CJS for enhancing their responses to IPV in Asian communities.
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  • General Material
February 2010

Shattered Lives: Homicides, Domestic Violence and Asian Families

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This report analyzes 160 cases of domestic violence related homicides in Asian families based on newspaper clippings and information from advocates for a six-year period (from 2000 to 2005).
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  • General Material
January 2010

Masculinity at the Intersections: An exploration of hegemony, oppression, performance and self-authorship

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This article discusses literature and qualitative data on the construction of masculinity as a social identity and how to incorporate this knowledge into social justice work with college men. It addresses the notion of performing to disprove common stereotypes and perceptions by men in an effort to address other identities, particularly racial identity
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  • General Material
  • General Material
January 2010

Women of Color and the Struggle for Reproductive Justice

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This article outlines linkages between reproductive oppression, women of color, and communities of color. Statistics are included.
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  • General Material
January 2010

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

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This report is a brief summary of the policy victory in Georgia and some subsequent activities since the legislative session.
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  • General Material
January 2010

Reclaiming Our Voices: Health and Human Service Needs in New York State

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People within American Indian, Alaska Native, and other Native communities who identify as LGBT or two-spirit often face high rates of stigma, violence, and historical trauma, and health and human services often do not fully address their needs.
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  • General Material
January 2010

Battered Mothers Involved with Child Protective Services: Learning from Immigrant, Refugee, and Indigenous Womens Experiences

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This report presents voices of immigrant, refugee, and indigenous women survivors on their experiences with the Child Protective Services. The report aims to inform and enhance the child protective services system.
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  • General Material
January 2010

¡Sí Podemos! Yes We Can/Beyond Domestic Violence: Achieving Financial Independence

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This curriculum contains practical tools for Latina survivors that are working on or reflecting about achieving their financial independence. A Trainers Guide for facilitators is also provided.