Ruth Hopkins
8/6/11

I had been visiting a friend that night and lost track of the time. When I realized it was past curfew, I decided to walk home. The path home was well-worn but poorly lit. About halfway there, I heard rustling coming from a nearby bush. Within seconds, he was on top of me, holding me down....

Gyasi Ross and Michael O. Finley
8/4/11

The time has come to make meaningful change. Native women need to be protected from the sexual predators who repeatedly victimize them, without consequence or repercussion....

Karonienhawi Thomas
7/16/11

My mother told me about a presentation she saw that mentioned how one kind person can make all the difference to a victim of sexual assault. This stood out to me—that one act of kindness from one person could have such a profound effect on someone in the midst of trauma....

ICTMN Staff
4/19/11
To raise awareness of sexual violence and commemorate National Sexual Assault Awareness Month , more than 150 people marched around Wintersmith Park in Ada, Oklahoma, for the third...
ICTMN Staff
4/18/11
North Dakota U.S. Attorney Timothy Q. Purdon addressed sexual assault in tribal communities in The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead ...
Eisa Ulen
9/19/12
Sarah Deer A recent episode of the Al Jazeera English program The Stream examined the failure of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) to provide adequate legal protection to Nativ...

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