Friday News Roundup: Hackers Tackle Violence, Heading Off Violence in Philadelphia, and Why the Public Health Sector Has a Stake in Violence Prevention

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 2nd, 2013

Can Ex-Offenders Stop The Spread of Gun Violence? ( WYPR – NPR ): Cure Violence partner, Safe Streets Baltimore, uses behavior change … 

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Dr. Slutkin Asks TEDMED: What If We Treat Violence Like an Epidemic Disease?

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 1st, 2013

Note: This post originally appeared on the blog at TEDMED.com Q: What if we treat violence like an epidemic disease? A: We could … 

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The New York Times Profiles Cure Violence Partner, Man Up!: No Shootings or Killings for 363 Days, but the Fight is Far From Over

By Day-Burget Jennie | July 31st, 2013

The New York Times profiled a national Cure Violence partner site, Man Up!, as they celebrated a year without shootings and killings. … 

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We Are All Trayvon Martin

By Cure Violence Admin | July 29th, 2013

Written by Andrea Cladek Thousands of people gathered in peaceful nation-wide protests for social justice the weekend following … 

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7th Annual CeaseFire Week kicks off in Cicero, IL

By Cure Violence Admin | July 29th, 2013

Written by Andrea Cladek CICERO, IL--The chanting could be heard all the way down South Laramie Avenue. Young children, parents, law … 

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Friday News Roundup: 1 Year Without Violence, RWJF Invests in Young Men of Color, and Is Violence a Contagious Disease?

By Day-Burget Jennie | July 26th, 2013

This week we launch our first Friday News Roundup, a weekly recap of national and local headlines that highlight important or interesting … 

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July 2013 E-Newsletter - TEDMED, Baltimore, New Orleans, Chicago

By Cure Violence Admin | July 16th, 2013

Cure Violence TEDMED talk lights up Twitter Asking “What if we treated violence like a contagious disease?” Cure Violence Executive … 

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Law Enforcement Today Asks, "Is Violence a Contagious Disease?"

By Day-Burget Jennie | July 16th, 2013

Is Violence a Contagious Disease? >>First published in Law Enforcement Today by Dr. Jean Reynolds, Ph.D. Dr. Reynolds is the … 

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Johns Hopkins Researcher Calls for Expanded Investment in Safe Streets

By Day-Burget Jennie | July 10th, 2013

In Sunday's Baltimore Sun , Daniel Webster, director of Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research and deputy director for research … 

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Stop the Violence: Evanston, IL Prayer March and Anti-violence Rally

By Cure Violence Admin | July 10th, 2013

Carolyn Murray, an Evanston resident, anti-violence activist, and mother of Justin Murray, a victim of gun violence is determined to make a … 

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