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In The News

  • GovernmentExecutive.com article announcing legislation introduced, June 2011
  • ABC News article, “Kate Puzey Law Would Protect Whistleblowers, Victims of Sex Assault,” on June 24, 2011
  • Miami Herald article, “Georgia senator’s bill would protect Peace Corps workers,” on June 23, 2011
  • Washington Post article, “Legislation Backed to Protect Peace Corps Volunteers,” on June 22, 2011
  • Denver’s local CBS affiliate interviews Kate Finn, First Response Action board member, May 2011.
  • Boston Globe editorial “Peace Corps must do more to protect volunteers abroad” on May 20, 2011
  • WBUR, Boston NPR affiliate radio interview with Karestan Koenen on May 17, 2011
  • The Houston Chronicle article “Rotten in the Corps.· Peace Corps has to stop blaming rape on victims” on May 15, 2011
  • Boston Globe Op-Ed by Karestan Koenen, Ph.D., “Dealing with rape in the Peace Corps,” on May 12, 2011
  • Peace Corps Connect article “Peace Corps hearing will lead to legislation” on May 11, 2011
  • Huffington Post article, “Peace Corps Volunteers Speak Out About Rape, Violence” on May 11, 2011
  • Chicago Tribune article, “Rape victims say Peace Corps insensitive to their stories,” on May 11, 2011
  • Washington Post article, “Peace Corps chief expresses regret for sexual assaults on young volunteers”, on May 11, 2011
  • Jezebel.com article, “Peace Corps Accused of Blaming Rape Victims” on May 11, 2011
  • New York Times article, Peace Corps Volunteers Speak Out on Rape, May 10, 2011
  • ABC News article and video on May 9, 2011
  • University of Michigan The Michigan Review article, April 2011
  • National Sexual Violence Resource Centerposts the ABCnews.com story
  • Congress to Investigate Peace Corps Treatment of Sex Assault Victims onABCnews.com
  • Jezebel.com article about response to sexual assault in Peace Corp, January 2011
  • John Coyne Babbles in response to 20/20 show, January 2011
  • Volunteers react to 20/20 show, January 2011
  • Politicsdaily.com response to 20/20 show, January 2011
  • Peace Corps apologizes to Kate Puzey’s family, but not panelist survivors, January 2011
  • ABC News about assaulted Volunteer, January 2011
  • National Peace Corps Association interview with Casey Frazee, founder of First Response Action, September 2010
  • Not Another Wave blog post by Casey, July 2010
  • Safety at Risk for Peace Corps Volunteersarticle, Washington Times, June 2010
  • Cincy Chic interview with Casey, May 2010
  • National Sexual Violence Resource Center, re-print of a WorldView article by Casey
  • National Peace Corps Association WorldView magazine article, December 2009
  • Dayton Daily News report in 2003 about safety in the Peace Corps
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