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  • DA Forum

    DELGADO PRESENTS ORLEANS PARISH D.A. CANDIDATE FORUM

    Delgado Community College is presenting a forum/debate featuring four Orleans Parish District Attorney candidates[...]

  • Rabouin Students Showcase Written Work at Sound Cafe

    The New York Times recently published a piece on Rabouin students learning to express themselves through writing. Click the attached link to view a short video on the challenges these[...]

  • August 17 Update

    Although summer months are notorious for an increase in violent crime,
    this knowledge does little to quell the sense of chaos and fear that
    has gripped the city[...]

  • August 5 update

    August 5, 2008

    Hi, everyone--

    Tonight is the 25th annual National Night Out Against Crime, and neighborhoods all over New Orleans will hold block parties and hosted events in[...]

  • May 30 update
    Final Spring City Walk with SilenceIsViolence this Saturday! SilenceIsViolence City Walks carry us through the New Orleans cityscape on foot, spreading a message of peace in our city. The City[...]
  • Program for Peace event
    May 21, 2008 Hi, everyone— This afternoon, SilenceIsViolence will sponsor an important event at Sound Cafe, marking the return of Rabouin High School students to our home base after many months’ absence.[...]
  • May 8 update
    Hi, everyone- The continuing turmoil surrounding those involved in Dinerral Shavers's murder case-the violent death of a witness last week, and the connection of the former defendant, David Bonds, to a[...]
  • S/V Domestic Violence statement
    Ever since the founding of SilenceIsViolence nearly a year and a half ago, our organization has wanted to address the delicate but urgent issue of domestic violence in our society.[...]
  • 5/6 domestic violence press conference
    SilenceIsViolence and the Tulane Law School Domestic Violence Clinic will hold a press conference in collaboration with the Orleans Parish District Attorney Tuesday, May 6 10:30am Office of the District Attorney, 1340 Poydras Street, Suite 700 Conference[...]
  • Guy McEwen
    April 18, 2008 Many of you will have heard by now that Guy McEwen, one of the witnesses for the prosecution in Dinerral Shavers’s murder case, was himself murdered yesterday evening.[...]