The Nation Highlights the Cure Violence Approach

By Cure Violence Admin | June 26th, 2012

This month, The Nation reporter Jeff Deeney focuses on the perennial issue of violence in the American communities across the country. He … 

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US Conference of Mayors Endorses Cure Violence

By Cure Violence Admin | June 25th, 2012

Cure Violence maintained a noticeable presence last week at the United States Conference of Mayors 80 th Annual Meeting in Orlando. The … 

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June 2012 E-Newsletter - CeaseFire: Spreading Nationally, Internationally

By Cure Violence Admin | June 18th, 2012

From the Executive Director Where would we be if we understood violence as learned behavior that is contagious? What would happen if we … 

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US Conference of Mayors to Vote on Violence Prevention Resolution

By Cure Violence Admin | June 13th, 2012

This week the US Conference of Mayors brings together over 50 mayors from across the country to Orlando, Florida. Dr. Gary Slutkin, … 

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Cure Violence in Action in Baltimore, Chicago & New York

By Cure Violence Admin | May 16th, 2012

USA Today reporter Melanie Eversley spent time following Cure Violence- replication staff in Baltimore and New York to show the violence … 

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Institute of Medicine Workshop: Violence as a Contagion – Recap 2

By Cure Violence Admin | May 8th, 2012

On April 30, the first part of a 2-day workshop on the Contagion of Violence was convened in Washington DC by the Institute of Medicine, … 

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Institute of Medicine Workshop Considers Violence as a Contagion

By Cure Violence Admin | May 7th, 2012

It was clear from the opening remarks shared by Dr. Patrick Kelley, Director of Global Health for the Institute of Medicine (IOM) part of … 

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New Orleans Mayor Landrieu supports Cure Violence

By Cure Violence Admin | April 6th, 2012

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced the city’s Cure Violence-replication launching in Central City this week . Cure Violence’s … 

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April 2012 E-Newsletter - CeaseFire: spreading a message of hope

By Cure Violence Admin | April 2nd, 2012

Unseasonably warm weather this spring brought with it unprecedented levels of violence in some of Chicago's neighborhoods. During one … 

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Transmitting Peace from Englewood to Kenya

By Cure Violence Admin | March 28th, 2012

In its first 3 weeks, over 23,000 NEW subscribers signed up for PeaceTXT, a multidisciplinary project to explore the potential of mobile … 

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