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Collective action for social change around the issue of sexual violence

Social Movement: They have their inception in the condition of unrest, and derive their motive power on one hand from dissatisfaction with the current form of life, and on the other hand, from wishes and hopes for a new scheme or system of living. - Herbert Blumer

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The Importance of Sharing Your Narrative

  • University of Maryland, Baltimore Baltimore, Maryland (map)

Author Sandi Giver shares with fellow grad school social work, pharmaceutical, dental, and law school students about the challenges of going from service provider to service seeker after a violent sexual assault. 

We must all remember that we can be the lifeline that supports someone when they may not have the strength to continue. It's on all of us, no matter what profession, to understand how we can support others.