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  • Suit Against D.A. Who Used Fake Subpoenas To Put Victims In Jail Kicks Off Civil Rights Battle
    https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/prosecutorial-misconduct-fake-subpoenas_us_59e4f2e5e4b03a7be58281c4 WASHINGTON ― Renata Singleton is a black woman who spent five days in a New Orleans jail because she couldn’t afford her bail. Away from her three children, she lost[...]
  • National Crime Victims Rights Week April 2-8, 2017
    National Crime Victim Rights Week! It’s a week long event dedicated to promoting victims’ rights and honoring crime victims and those who advocate on their behalf. Please come out and[...]
  • Looking back, and forward
    This past Wednesday, we remembered every homicide victim in New Orleans from the past 10 years, name by individual name. Today, with the memories of our collective losses still heavy[...]
  • January 11, 2007 - January 11, 2017: Plans
    We are preparing for SilenceIsViolence's 10th annual memorial for victims of violence, and we wanted to send you the final details for tomorrow. Ten years ago, thousands of us united from[...]
  • Remembering Helen Hill
    Helen Hill was a free spirit, a creative visionary who connected in a deep way with the arts and culture of New Orleans. Her handmade films were personal statements with[...]
  • In memoriam
    Ten years ago today, Dinerral Shavers was murdered in New Orleans. Dinerral was a respected musician and educator, and his loss was felt throughout our cultural communities. One week later,[...]
  • DON'T GIVE UP on caring. We haven't!
    “SilenceIsViolence listened. SilenceIsViolence cared. And only SilenceIsViolence got the information and support we needed.” This was one of our clients last month, when New Orleans public agencies couldn’t help her[...]
  • RIP Officer Natasha Hunter
    The Silence is Violence Family would like to extend our sincerest condolences and love to the family Officer Natasha Hunter. Should any friends of family need or want supportive service[...]
  • Take a Stand with A Brass Band Blowout
    The Silence is Violence is pleased to announce its call for food trucks for the Take a stand with Brass Band Blowout. Dj Captain Charles and Silence is Violence have[...]
  • National Crime Victim's Rights Week 2016 April 10 - 16
    We cordially invite you to our National Crime Victim Rights Week! It’s a week long event dedicated to promoting victims’ rights and honoring crime victims and those who advocate on[...]