Posts Tagged ‘rape’

Emily Doe, the Rapist & the Judge

/ July 7th, 2016 / No Comments »

There has been much deserved attention to the words of Emily Doe, the Stanford rape survivor. Her 12 page victim impact statement, has caught the imagination of the greater public. Most news headlines, social media and water cooler conversation, centers around the alleged perpetrator, especially

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There Is No Excuse

/ September 6th, 2012 / No Comments »

I’ve spent a lifetime working with victims of rape and sexual violence, and I am not surprised by the staggering comments uttered by Rep. Todd Akins. His ignorant beliefs, his backward dismissal of a criminal act, his illogical explanation of basic biology – none of

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12th Annual Denim Day in LA & USA

/ April 20th, 2011 / 6 Comments »

This is Peace Over Violence’s 40th anniversary year.  Since 1971 we have been intervening and preventing sexual, domestic and teen relationship violence and are one of the oldest organizations of this kind! I thought I would be modern and au courant and start a blog!

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