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July 2016

Giving Birth Behind Bars: A Guide for Achieving Reproductive Justice for Incarcerated Women

This resource is a collection of materials developed by and for communities most affected by the expansion of the prison industrial complex and confronting reproductive oppression within the confines of the walls of these institutions.
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June 2016

2016 Trafficking in Persons Report

The 16th annual report seeks to increase global awareness of the human trafficking phenomenon by shedding new light on various facets of the problem and highlighting shared and individual perspectives of the international community. Also see link to previous years' reports.
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May 2016

Hispanic/Latino Clients: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program

This infographic includes statistics on HIV rates in Latino communities and addresses major barriers to adequate healthcare, such as low income status and lack of health insurance coverage.
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March 2016

My Body, My Rights

This toolkit includes information about sexual and reproductive rights (SRR) violations in Ireland, Tunisia, and Burkina Faso; actions and strategies to defend SRR; and ideas for action to promote SRR in your own community.
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February 2016

Domestic Violence Counts 2015: A 24-hour census of domestic violence shelters and services

For the tenth consecutive year, on September 16, 2015, NNEDV conducted a one-day unduplicated count of adults and children seeking domestic violence service in the United States.
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February 2016

Facts and Figures: Ending Violence Against Women

This fact sheet gives an overview of violence against women worldwide and explains the main problems women face globally.
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January 2016

The Ambassador Toolkit: Take Action Against Teen Dating Violence

This toolkit highlights resources and activities young people can use to spread awareness and start conversations around teen dating violence in their schools and communities. It is also a great tool for educators and community leaders to use in their existing work with youth.
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January 2016

Our Comunidad, Our Voices

This publication demystifies the state legislative process by explaining how bills become law in Colorado, and how individuals can influence the process to create better public policy for their families and their communities.
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January 2016

Teaching for Change: Building Social Justice Starting in the Classroom

“Teaching for Change provides teachers and parents with the tools to create schools where students learn to read, write and change the world.” 
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January 2016

Teaching a People's History

The Zinn Education Project promotes and supports the teaching of people’s history in middle and high school classrooms across the country.
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October 2015

Not One More: A Report of Domestic Violence Homicides in Massachusetts from 2003 to 2012

Author(s): Mary Gilfus
This report studies domestic violence homicides in Massachusetts during a ten-year period.
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October 2015

American Roulette: Murder-Suicide in the United States, Fifth Edition

This is the fifth edition of the VPC’s American Roulette: Murder-Suicide in the United States. The study analyzes news reports of murder-suicides for the six-month period January 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014. To the VPC’s knowledge, it is the largest and most comprehensive analysis available on murder-suicide in the United States.