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  • Vandana Gopikumar and her organization, The Banyan, help those dealing with homelessness, mental illness and poverty.

  • New York City-based attorney Liberty Aldrich discusses strategies to curb gender-based violence.

  • At the beginning of the 20th century, a group of women, known as the Harvard Observatory computers, helped revolutionize the science of astronomy.

  • University theater raises awareness on gender-based violence.

  • Winners of the photo contest on "Don't Stand By! Combat Gender Violence."

  • Jan Leach is an associate professor at Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Excerpts from an interview. 

  • It takes a community effort to prevent gender violence.

  • Thanks to Break the Cycle, teenagers learn to stop dating violence before it starts.

  • Some U.S. colleges stand out in combating gender violence.

  • RAINN’s 24-hour hotline offers support for survivors of sexual assault.

  • Michelle Bekkering is the resident country director for Indonesia at the International Republican Institute—a nonpartisan, nongovernmental organization dedicated to advancing democracy worldwide.

  • With sensitive reporting, journalists can spark real social change.

  • Millennials favor jobs and products they figure might make the world a better place. 


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