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Latest News| Nov 6, 2017

Record Numbers Speak Out, Contact RAINN Hotline

Over the past few weeks there has been an outpouring of sexual assault and harassment allegations not only in Hollywood, but across the nation. The brave survivors who have told their stories through the media and the #metoo campaign have elevated a pivotal public discussion about sexual violence—an issue that affects an American every 98 seconds.

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Nov 06, 2017

What is Consent?

Many bravely spoke out about sexual harassment in the entertainment industry and shared their stories in the #metoo campaign. With increased discussion of this widespread issue, it is helpful to review what sexual violence is and the important role that consent plays in it.

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Nov 02, 2017

RAINN Partners with Health Insurance Provider to Develop Resource for International Students

This free resource provides school study abroad program administrators a way to share information about consent, bystander intervention, safety, responding to incidents, and protections available from law enforcement and schools.

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Oct 13, 2017

Hollywood Community Comes Together Against Abuse

Since news of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein broke last week, members of the Hollywood community have come forward to share their own experiences and stand against sexual violence.

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Latest News | November 12, 2014
November Survivor Spotlight: Runaway Prevention Awareness

Shikema and Iris discuss their runaway experiences and recovery from sexual abuse

Latest News | October 28, 2014
October Survivor Spotlight: Domestic Violence Awareness

Dr. Jameelah Medina reveals how she overcame and recovered after a sexually and physically abusive relationship.

Latest News | September 11, 2014
September Survivor Spotlight: Suicide Awareness and Prevention

Two survivors share their stories of recovery.

Latest News | August 18, 2014
Survivor Spotlight: Dana and Shawn-Yolanda

Two survivors share how creative expression has helped them heal.

Latest News | July 13, 2014
Survivor Spotlight: Tamra Wade

For many survivors of sexual assault, talking with others and telling the story about what happened can be a crucial first step of the healing process.

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