gender-based violence


Deep Dive: Roots of Violence

What does the survivor need to feel safe again? What do accountability, justice, and healing mean to them?

  • 02/22/2023

Why the Legal System Is Not the Answer for Many Survivors: A Conversation With Nikki Engel

How can we prevent this kind of abuse from happening in the first place, instead of relying on a reactive response?

  • 02/22/2023
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Red Flags: A Short Personal History of Domestic Abuse

What I wish I had recognized as red flags … and how easy it is to be vulnerable to an abusive partner

  • 02/22/2023
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When Violence Was Considered a Private Matter

Understanding the history of Minnesota’s movement to transform responses to domestic violence — and how it needs adjustment today.

  • 02/22/2023

SERIES: Reducing Gender-Based Violence

A team of Changemakers Alliance partners helped plan discussion and story angles for this series focused on gender-based violence.

  • 02/21/2023

Summary: “The Bonobo Sisterhood”

How to revolutionize the way we handle gender-based violence

  • 12/29/2022
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A Conversation with Diane Rosenfeld: What is the Bonobo Sisterhood?

We just have to come and answer the call to fend off the male. “Nobody pimps my sister. Everybody is my sister.”

  • 12/29/2022
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For January 5 Event: Book Excerpts of “The Bonobo Sisterhood”

Join us January 5 for a discussion of the concept for addressing gender-based violence outlined in “The Bonobo Sisterhood”

  • 12/29/2022

What I Learned About Missing and Murdered Indigenous Relatives

My new documentary, “Bring Her Home,” is now available on Twin Cities Public Television (TPT).

  • 11/21/2022
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Commentary: The V Spot

Replacing trauma, ghosts, gossip, and the politics of toxic masculinity with a warmer space of Vision and Values.

  • 03/31/2022