Getting To Impact: The Need for Community- and Policy-Level Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence

By Bacon, Sarah | July 23rd, 2014

Editor's Note: Sarah Bacon, Ph.D. is the Lead Behavioral Scientist for the CDC’s National Centers of Excellence in Youth Violence … 

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CDC Guide for Preventing Youth Violence

By Steans-Gail, Jessica | July 16th, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released two online guides for individuals looking to be part of a youth … 

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Weekly News Roundup: New Funding for Maryland Program

By Cure Violence Admin | July 14th, 2014

With Full-Time Job, Ex-Con Gains Independence ( Philly.com ): Released in 2012, ex-con Colwin Williams attributes his post-prison success … 

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Uncovering Safe Spaces

By Steans-Gail, Jessica | July 9th, 2014

Cure Violence interrupters in the field are often put in dangerous, stressful, and traumatic situations – situations that take a mental … 

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14th Annual CeaseFire Walk of Peace Draws Marchers to Humboldt Park

By Lagerfeld, Nathalie | June 16th, 2014

Editor's Note: This post come from Nathalie Lagerfeld, a volunteer blogger from Groupon. “What do we want?” “Peace!” … 

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Victory Over Violence

By Tennyson, Matt | May 27th, 2014

Editor's note: Matt Tennyson is a freelance journalist based in Cape Town, South Africa and editor of Hipe online magazine. … 

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How Hospitals Can Cure Violence

By Fein, Joel | April 30th, 2014

Editor’s Note: Joel Fein is the co-chair of the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs (NNHVIP). Cure Violence … 

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Fighting Despair and Violence with a Fundraising Challenge

By Broughton, Patricia | April 28th, 2014

“What we have before us are some breathtaking opportunities disguised as insoluble problems.” John Gardner, 1965 5:58 am. My … 

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The Effects of Observing Violence in the Media

By Cure Violence Admin | April 23rd, 2014

If you are on this website and care about the issue of violence, then you have probably wondered about the effects of violence in movies, … 

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Silencing the Violence of My Past By Silencing the Violence of Our Present

By Srivastava, Kakul | April 16th, 2014

Editor’s Note: Today’s guest post is written by Kakul Srivastava , Cure Violence board member and VP of Product Management at Yahoo!. … 

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