We at CVIC truly believe that we can build a violence-free community by working together for justice, peace and the elimination of oppression, by upholding human dignity and by simply believing that it is possible to change the world – one person, one community at a time.
Whether it is called Nonconsensual Pornography (NCP) or "revenge porn", these terms refer to the distribution of intimate images or media of others without the individual(s) agreement for the images or media to be shared. 27 states have laws against "revenge porn" and North Dakota is one of them! To read the law, check this site.
Among its programs, RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE. This nationwide partnership of more than 1,100 local rape treatment hotlines provides victims of sexual assault with free, confidential services around the clock. The hotline helped 137,039 sexual assault victims in 2005 and has helped more than 1.5 million since it began in 1994