Category: Violence Prevention

FACT SHEET: U.S. addresses worldwide bias-motivated violence

FACT SHEET: U.S. addresses worldwide bias-motivated violence

Directed by the 2011 Presidential Memorandum on International Initiatives to Advance the Human Rights of LGBT Persons, the United States works every day to promote respect for the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual,...

NCAVP comments on intimate partner violence homicide of Candra Keels

NCAVP comments on intimate partner violence homicide of Candra Keels

The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP) has learned of the alleged intimate partner violence (IPV) homicide of Candra Keels that occurred on Jan. 18, in Rochester. Candra’s girlfriend, Sherrita Crumpler, has been arrested...

NCAVP comments on intimate partner violence homicide of Candra Keels

NCAVP comments on intimate partner violence homicide of Candra Keels

The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP) has learned of the alleged intimate partner violence (IPV) homicide of Candra Keels that occurred on Jan. 18, in Rochester.  According to local media sources, Candra’s girlfriend,...

Salt Lake prosecutors charge bashers with hate crime

Salt Lake prosecutors charge bashers with hate crime

Salt Lake County prosecutors are pursuing hate crime and assault charges against a pair of Wyoming men for allegedly attacking two gay men outside a Salt Lake City home on Dec. 21 reports The Salt...

Op/Ed: Time to save lesbians, trans women from rape

Op/Ed: Time to save lesbians, trans women from rape

By Edwin Sesange on gaystarnews.com Photo by FCO. Right now the world’s political leaders, celebrities and other stakeholders are gathering to find ways to stop sexual violence in armed conflicts. It is a huge...