June 9, 2015
The threat of “revenge porn,” or the posting of intimate material (photos, video, etc.) without the consent of the person portrayed, is an increasingly common worry for victims and survivors of domestic violence.
June 8, 2015
Report reveals gaps in domestic violence service provision, highlights successes
For the ninth consecutive year, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) conducted its annual National Census of Domestic Violence Services on September 10, 2014 and today released their analysis of that data in the report: Domestic Violence Counts: A 24-hour Census of Domestic Violence Shelters and Services.
June 2, 2015
National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) hosts Advocacy Days Conference during its 25th anniversary celebration
This week, NNEDV is hosting its annual Advocacy Days Conference to advocate for improved legislation and increased funding to prevent and end domestic violence. NNEDV is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, reflecting on the progress that has been made for survivors as well as the barriers that still exist.
June 1, 2015
The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is disappointed by today’s Supreme Court’s decision in Elonis v. United States. As Justice Alito noted in his concurrence, “[t]hreats of violence and intimidation are among the most favored weapons of domestic abusers, and the rise of social media has only made those tactics more commonplace.”
May 31, 2015
Julianne Moore, Russell Simmons, Patti Smith, Aasif Mandvi, Sarah Silverman, Michael Stipe, Alyssa Milano, Padma Lakshmi, Perez Hilton, Tunde Adebimpe of TV on the Radio, Mike Bloomberg, Governor Cuomo and more than 60 Mayors Nationwide to "Wear Orange" on National Gun Violence Awareness Day June 2, 2015
MTV, Motown Records, HBO, Vans Warped Tour, Essence Magazine, and Many More Join in National Gun Violence Awareness Day Effort
Video Released May 28, 2015, Tells Story of Chicago Teens Who Started a New National Movement to End Gun Violence