August 2013 E-Newsletter - Latest News from Cure Violence

By Cure Violence Admin | August 21st, 2013

On the streets: Chicago’s Violence Interrupters in action Global news giant Al Jazeera posted a video report on Cure Violence’s … 

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Friday News Roundup: How Does the Built Environment Interact with Crime and NJ Declares Violence a Public Health Crisis

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 16th, 2013

Ameena Matthews to Receive 2013 'Freedom from Fear" Award from Roosevelt Institute (KartemquimFilms.com): Violence interrupter, Ameena … 

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Center for Court Innovation Launches Podcast Series on Collaborations Between Law Enforcement and Public Health in Preventing Violence

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 13th, 2013

Together with The California Endowment and the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), the … 

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Friday News Roundup: Ameena Matthews, Al Jazeera Covers CeaseFire Illinois, and Can Health Reform Help Reduce Violence?

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 9th, 2013

  Al Jazeera Video Report Features Violence Interrupters at Work in Chicago (reprinted on the Cure Violence blog ): Global news … 

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California Healthline Asks: Can Health Reform Help Reduce Violence?

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 7th, 2013

Reprinted with permission from California Healthline . by Angela Hart, California Healthline Contributing Reporter The … 

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Al Jazeera Video Report Features Violence Interrupters at Work in Chicago

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 5th, 2013

Global news giant Al Jazeera , posted a video report on Cure Violence's flagship partner site, CeaseFire Illinois , this weekend, … 

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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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