Reducing Gender-Based Violence Series

A team of Changemakers Alliance partners have been planning discussion and story angles for a series focused on gender-based violence, to be held from January through March.

Interview Topics

  • Why Are Some Men Violent and What Is Being Done?
  • How Do We Teach Children About Healthy Masculinity?
  • Viewing Masculinity Through a Race & Culture Lens
  • The Connect Between Guns and Gender Violence
  • Sex Trafficking — Who Buys and Sells Sex
  • Rape Culture — What Bystanders Can Do
  • What We Can Do Together

Thanks to our planning team: Global Rights for Women (Patricia Cumbie, Sophia Morrissette, Lachlan Anders Macleod), Esperanza United (Nallely Castro Montoya, Felix Martinez Paz), Alla Hassan (SOS Ramsey County), Katy Nelson (Phyllis Wheatley), Jessica Gidagaakoons Smith (MN350), Meggie Royer (Violent Free Minnesota), Rachel Asproth (MNCasa)

Changemakers Alliance partners and members are invited to attend the interview sessions. Sign up for GBV alerts here.

Coming Up

Values & Vision discussion series about:


Save the Date

March 25, First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis

Public event on what we have learned about gender-based violence and bodily autonomy in Minnesota, next steps, calls for policy action

To receive details when available, sign up here


Thanks to Our Underwriter

To become an underwriter of this series, contact [email protected]


Related Reading

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Relatives issue (April 2021)

Vulnerability & Strength issue (October 2021)

Healing Trauma issue (February 2019)

Domestic Violence Behavior Change

Sexual Assault & Law


Sex Trafficking