CeaseFire Week 2013: 18th Annual Walk for Peace

By Cure Violence Admin | June 26th, 2013

Written by Emily Wachowiak Myrta Cruz, a longtime resident of Humboldt Park, entered the parking lot of Richard Yates Elementary School … 

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Public Health Approaches to Violent Crime Can Complement Law Enforcement

By Cure Violence Admin | June 25th, 2013

According to an article in The New York Times earlier this week, new data from the FBI reveals that in 2012, for the first time in six … 

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CeaseFire Week 2013 Starts Strong in Chicago

By Cure Violence Admin | June 10th, 2013

This past Saturday, June 8, 2013 the men and women of CeaseFire joined community partner and event host Alliance of Local Service … 

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CeaseFire Week 2013 Kick's Off Partners Against Violence in Our Streets, Homes and Schools: Men and Women Working Together

By Cure Violence Admin | June 7th, 2013

CHICAGO - For the 18th consecutive year, hundreds of community members from across Chicago will join with the Alliance of Local Service … 

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18th Annual Walk for Peace: Partners Against Violence in our Streets, Homes & Schools: Men and Women Working Together

By Cure Violence Admin | June 6th, 2013

18th Annual Walk for Peace: Partners Against Violence in our Streets, Homes & Schools: Men and Women Working Together. June 8, … 

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Dr. Slutkin in Time Magazine--Violence is Not Intractable

By Day-Burget Jennie | June 5th, 2013

Time magazine recently featured Cure Violence founder and executive director, Dr. Gary Slutkin's article, " How to Reduce Crime: Treat it … 

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TEDMED 2013 Videos

By Cure Violence Admin | May 22nd, 2013

Does violence spread like a disease? Epidemiologist Gary Slutkin of Cure Violence says the issue has been misdiagnosed, and instead created … 

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Imagining Peace

By Cure Violence Admin | May 8th, 2013

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “homicide is the second leading cause of death among youth aged 10–24 … 

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Gary Slutkin at TEDMED 2013

By Cure Violence Admin | May 2nd, 2013

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Cure Violence: The Remedy for Communities Under Fire

By Cure Violence Admin | April 25th, 2013

By Eddie Carroll, Groupon Writer For the men and women of Cure Violence, a day’s work is rarely completed behind a desk, or in a … 

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