Recent headlines have reported on the issue of sexual violence during war time. FUTURES condemns all forms of violence against women and girls, everywhere.
Futures Without Violence Policy & Advocacy Center
Futures Without Violence works out of the Washington D.C. office to influence public policy aimed at preventing and ending violence in the U.S. and around the world. We want to empower those among us who are traumatized by violence to heal today, and support healthy families and communities free of violence tomorrow. Join us.
The Supreme Court has heard oral arguments for the case that will determine the constitutionality of restricting gun access to those with domestic violence protection orders. FUTURES, in partnership with important gun violence prevention organizations and other domestic violence prevention organizations gathered in front of the Supreme Steps to make sure our voices were heard: domestic abusers should not have guns. Full stop.
FUTURES submits comments to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on the proposed enforcement guidance, urging them to include examples of gender-based violence that survivors who are harassed at work experienced. Read our final comment here.
The bipartisan RISE from Trauma act would fund coordinated community efforts to address and prevent trauma and violence. Tell your legislators they can do something to help our communities and children who've been exposed to violence heal.