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Chesney-Lind on women’s rights

Professor Chesney-Lind was one of the speakers at a rally calling for an end to the Republican’s “War on Women”. The rally was at the Hawaii State Capitol on Saturday, April 28, 2012. This is an unedited video of her … Continue reading

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Video available of special appearances

Online video of several of Dr. Chesney-Lind’s lectures are now available, courtesy of the sponsoring institutions and organizations. Talking Gangs. UCLA, 2011. sponsored by the UCLA Department of Social Welfare in the School of Public Affairs. Part of a year-long … Continue reading

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“Fighting for Girls” receives 2010 PASS Award from NCCD

The National Council on Crime and Delinquency has selected “Fighting for Girls: New Perspectives on Gender and Violence,” edited by Meda Chesney-Lind and Nikki Jones, to receive one of its 2010 PASS Awards. According to NCCD: The PASS Awards (Prevention … Continue reading

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