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Posted byon May 18, 2015 at 7:44 PM EDT
The President visits Camden, New Jersey to discuss the efforts his Administration is taking to end practices that stress community-police relations and promote practices that build more trust between a community and its police force.
Posted byon April 29, 2015 at 4:00 PM EDT
Vice President Biden attends a rally held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) to address the travesty of sexual violence on our nation’s college and university campuses.
Posted byon April 28, 2015 at 4:08 PM EDT
President Obama offers his thoughts on the death of Freddie Gray and the situation in Baltimore.
Posted byon April 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT
Vice President Biden is honoring April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month by sharing an update on the Administration’s efforts to help combat sexual assault, especially on college and university campuses at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champion.
Posted byon March 11, 2015 at 11:14 AM EDT
Posted byon February 9, 2015 at 12:43 PM EDT
President Obama asks the world's most influential musicians to take the It's On Us pledge and be part of the campaign to stop domestic violence and sexual assault.
Posted byon January 26, 2015 at 5:47 PM EDT
The White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault releases a sample memorandum of understanding (MOU), created to improve communication and coordination between campuses and local law enforcement.
Posted byon December 12, 2014 at 1:16 PM EDT
Vital Voices presents Vice President Biden with the Solidarity Award for his leadership on fighting gender-based violence.
Posted byon November 18, 2014 at 7:31 PM EDT
The "It's On Us" campaign kicked off its first-ever National Week of Action, an effort to mobilize students to take action to prevent sexual assault.
Posted byon November 13, 2014 at 12:53 PM EDT
Our responsibility is to get off of the sidelines. Don't just be a bystander: Intervene when you see someone who might be at risk of sexual assault. That's what this It's On Us message -- narrated by actor Jon Hamm -- is all about.