survivors

Catholic Church

More Than 300 Catholic Clergy in New Jersey Have Been Accused of Sex Abuse, Report Says

The report names priests, deacons, nuns, and other religious figures associated with the five Roman Catholic dioceses in New Jersey — including members of religious orders.
Carter Sherman
5.7.19
Broadly

How Sexual Assault Affects Survivors Daily

In collaboration with Planned Parenthood, Alexa Lim Haas's short film "Everyday I," which premieres today on Broadly, shows how sexual assault and harassment can impact our everyday lives.
Leila Ettachfini
11.2.18
#metoo

#MeToo Anniversary: Women Around the World Speak on Its Impact

As the movement marks its first year of existence, we asked women how things have changed—or not—in their respective countries.
Broadly Staff
10.5.18
sexual assault

Sexual Assault Survivors Flood C-SPAN with Calls During Kavanaugh Hearing

"I have not brought this up for years, until I heard this testimony—it's just breaking my heart."
Leila Ettachfini
9.27.18
Vice Guide to Right Now

This Newspaper Ran a Wildly Offensive Cartoon of Kavanaugh's Accuser

Readers were outraged by the 'Indy Star' image, which depicted Christine Blasey Ford making a series of ridiculous demands like "roses" and "green M&Ms."
Nicole Clark
9.25.18
sexual assault

Assault Survivors Are Telling Trump Why They Didn't Report

On Twitter, #WhyIDidntReport is a collection of stories from sexual assault survivors that mirror what research proves: Victims who come forward will face more scrutiny, stigma, and blame than their perpetrators.
Leila Ettachfini
9.21.18
crime

When Recalling the Trauma of Sexual Violence Is Your Best Shot at a Visa

America's U Visa offers hope to survivors of awful crimes, even under Donald Trump. But applying can be its own kind of nightmare.
Opheli Garcia Lawler
5.9.18
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

No One Survives a School Shooting Without Scars

The physically uninjured need resources, too.
Lisa Hamp
3.23.18
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

How Survivors of Shootings Help Other Survivors

They understood why I didn't like balloons or felt uneasy in grocery stores or other places that didn't allow me to clearly plot an exit.
Heather Martin
3.23.18
Voices of School Shooting Survivors

Parkland Happened on the Tenth Anniversary of My Own School's Shooting

Nothing has changed.
Patrick Korellis
3.23.18
gun violence

'Inspiring and Heartbreaking': The Rise of Support Groups for Shooting Survivors

In recent years, a number of networks for shooting survivors have popped up across the country to provide support for other survivors and call for an end to gun violence.
Kimberly Lawson
2.19.18
Broadly

'Is This Our Watershed Moment?'

As the sexual misconduct allegations against high profile men—from Kevin Spacey to Louis C.K. to Harvey Weinstein—continue to mount, advocates for survivors ask if this snowballing momentum of accusations will finally create a cultural shift.
Kimberly Lawson
11.9.17
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