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2010-10-19 07:37:16

Prevention Works! No Child Should Be At Risk. Help Prevent Child Abductions and Stop Sexual Predators Innocence Lost For All Time has reached #1 bestseller in the Child Advocacy subcategory of Amazon’s Kindle.

2010-10-15 12:05:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of cyclists on a three-month bicycle trek across America will make local stops in San Francisco, CA Saturday, Oct. 16 through Monday, Oct.

2010-09-01 07:00:00

On Wednesday, September 1, Elizabeth Barnhill was presented with the first annual Gail Burns-Smith Award in honor of her contributions to the sexual violence prevention field. ENOLA, Pa., Sept.

2010-08-26 13:24:00

ENOLA, Pa., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape and Dr.

2010-08-24 16:56:59

Child abuse declined nationally in 2008 compared to 2007.

2010-07-22 12:50:36

Child abuse is a serious problem that affects nearly one million children a year in the United States alone.

2010-07-13 02:20:16

New research finds that a history of sexual abuse, regardless of the victim's gender or age when the abuse occurred, correlates strongly with a lifetime diagnosis of multiple psychiatric disorders.

2010-06-03 16:26:00

EDMONTON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/little-warriors/survivors-speak-out-in-hopes-of-raising-awareness SOURCE Little Warriors

2010-05-26 12:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape is urging Pennsylvanians to contact WBEB 101.1FM in Philadelphia and express their displeasure with the station's decision to deny PCAR radio advertising space for its HERO Project campaign. The station denied PCAR space because the 30-second public service announcement, urging adults to report child sexual abuse, contained the words "rape" and "sexual." WBEB's General Manager Blaise Howard offered PCAR...

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.