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Getting to Know the Campus Accountability Safety Act

Getting to Know the Campus Accountability and Safety Act

4/15/21 7:31 AM

Content warning: Sexual assault Reporting and talking about trauma is one of the many challenges survivors of sexual assault face. Especially for college women, whose age bracket experiences sexual assault at the highest rate, they need safer spaces to have these brave conversations and report their experience. This is where the “Campus Accountability Safety Act” enters the scene to expand upon the work of Title IX and the Clery Act. 

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In honor of her work supporting survivors to find their voice, IGNITE has selected Nora as a Leader on Fire for Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2021

Nora Gallo is a Leader on Fire

4/13/21 1:08 PM

Content warning: Sexual assault Nora is the co-Executive Director for The Every Voice Coalition and anti-sexual violence and trauma activist. Since joining the Every Voice Coalition, Nora has been able to seek personal justice as a survivor by using her voice to advocate for all survivors' justice. In honor of her work supporting survivors to find their voice, IGNITE has selected Nora as a Leader on Fire for Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2021.

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One of the first women to make waves in bringing awareness to workplace sexual misconduct was Anita Hill.

We Should Be Heard: Anita Hill’s Impact on Politics

4/5/21 11:57 AM

Content warning: Sexual assault One of the first women to make waves in bringing awareness to workplace sexual misconduct was Anita Hill. As we enter Sexual Assault Awareness month, it’s time to reflect upon the role women have played in crafting the justices of the nation’s highest court.

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How YOU can make a difference by taking action on your campus

How YOU can make a difference by taking action on your campus

4/1/21 3:33 PM

We often hear about changes happening at the national, state, and local levels, but what about on your school campus? Regardless of whether you’re in high school or college, there’s always a need for public service and leadership. There’s no need to wait until graduation to be an elected leader making change. Sometimes, the best person to help solve the problem is you! 

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Tani Ikeda is an IGNITE Leader on Fire

4/1/21 12:55 PM

Content warning: Sexual assault Tani Ikeda is a filmmaker and activist who launched Survivor Love Letter in 2012 on the anniversary of her rape. In honor of her work supporting survivors, IGNITE has selected Tani as a Leader on Fire for Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2021. 

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