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Futures Without Violence

Underreporting Tells a Larger Story When It Comes to College Sexual Assault

Casey Corcoran | Posted 01.28.2016 | College
Casey Corcoran

The takeaway from this study is not that college sexual assault is a prevalent and rampant issue. We already knew that. The real takeaway is that we all have a role to play in changing the status quo that has kept victims and survivors of assaults quiet for so long.

The Horror of Honor Killing: In America and Around the World

MeiMei Fox | Posted 11.16.2014 | Impact
MeiMei Fox

Around the world, honor violence is a far greater issue. The UN estimates that over 5,000 such murders occur annually -- and that number only includes the few honor killings that officials ever find out about.

Somebody Stood up for Me: We Can Reverse the Effects of Childhood Trauma

Esta Soler | Posted 06.10.2014 | Impact
Esta Soler

Research shows that if we can connect children to caring adults -- at home, at school, in the doctor's office, or at the local community center -- their brains and bodies can heal and they will thrive.

Simon McCormack

Founder Strives For A Future Without Family Violence | Simon McCormack | Posted 11.29.2011 | Impact

When Esta Soler formed what would become the San Francisco-based Futures Without Violence 30 years ago, no one would return her calls. "It was pret...