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February 11, 2014

Join NNEDV in calling on Congress to address the outrageous epidemic of military sexual assault by supporting  the Military Justice Improvement Act (MJIA). 

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February 9, 2014

On February 7th, NNEDV joined our sisters at the Black Women’s Health Imperative on a Twitter chat (#get2zero) in observance of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day to explore complex questions about HIV/AIDS and the impact of HIV among Black women and girls. 

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February 4, 2014

House with tools for TH articleThe National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is proud to formally launch the new Transitional Housing Toolkit, an online resource library for transitional housing programs serving survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking throughout the country. This online toolkit allows transitional housing programs to easily and independently access a wealth of resources and ensures that they have the information needed to enhance their important work with survivors.

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February 1, 2014

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is recognizing February as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.

Dating violence is widespread among teens and young adults, affecting 1 in 3 girls in the US [1] and nearly 1.5 million high school students each year. [2] Yet only 33% of teens who were in an abusive relationship ever disclosed the abuse. [3]

It’s Time to Talk.

 

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January 27, 2014

January 28 is Data Privacy Day, an international effort to empower and educate people to protect their privacy and control their digital footprint. We have posted 10 easy ways for you to maintain your privacy when surfing the net.

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January 25, 2014

Coverage of Today’s Mall Shooting in Maryland Shows Need to Address Language and Myths Related to Gun-related Domestic Violence

Washington DC - The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is shocked and saddened to hear the news reports about the tragic shooting at the Columbia Mall in Maryland that resulted in three deaths and multiple injuries today.

Several news outlets have reported that this violence occurred as a part of a “domestic dispute,” [1][2] though the Howard County Police Department neither confirms nor denies this assertion, explaining via Twitter that the “Motive of shooting is unknown. Not determined to be domestic or any other cause at this time. Any other reports are complete speculation.” [3]

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