Multimedia Center

With Impunity: A History of Gender Violence
How did pervasive attitudes about violence against women come to be so widely accepted by our culture? A video produced by TPT Public Television, takes an unflinching look at the disturbing origins of violence throughout history. Read the Making of With Impunity.

Early Intervention to Avoid Sex Trading and Trafficking of Minnesota’s Female Youth: Benefit-Cost Analysis
This report was authored by Dr. Lauren Martin of University of Minnesota and Dr. Rick Lotspeich of Indiana State University. Using a very conservative methodology, we find a 34 – 1 return on investment for early intervention and prevention programs that serve runaway and homeless girls in our state. This is the population most at risk for being trafficked into prostitution. The bulk of the taxpayer savings are in public health dollars.



2011 United Against Violence Summit

General Session Presentation Video [running time: 3hrs 39min 4sec]
Sarah Caruso on Violence in Minnesota [running time: 13min 15sec]
Jeff Edmondson and The Power of Collective Impact [running time:  50min:45sec]
Keynote Presentation: Adverse Childhood Experiences by Dr. Rob Anda [1hr 12min 17 sec]
An Inspiring Presentation from Marilyn Carlson Nelson [25min and 14sec]
Minnesota Alliance Against Violence (MAAV) Statewide Plan [27min and 03sec]

Scenes from the Summit

Summit Interviews

Click on the photos below to play interviews on YouTube.

[1min 29sec]
Youth & Violence

[1min 17sec]
Coordinated Approach

[1min 45sec]
Violence Prevention

[1min 41sec]
Systems Change

[2min 02sec]
Future Preparations