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Breakthrough is a global human rights organization working to make violence against women and girls unacceptable. Our cutting-edge multimedia campaigns, community mobilization, agenda setting, and leadership training equip men and women worldwide to challenge the status quo and take bold action for the dignity, equality, and justice of all.

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  • Press release: Breakthrough honors changemake...
    Press Release
    4/30/16
  • Press release: Breakthrough Inspiration Award...
    Press release
    4/15/16
  • 'Breakthrough Generation' needed to end cultu...
    Thomson Reuters Foundation
    Astrid Zweynert
    4/14/2016
  • Two Women Are Calling on an Entire Generation...
    TakePart
    Britni Danielle
    4/11/16
  • Press release: Breakthrough awarded $1.25 mil...
    Press Release
    4/11/2016
  • College Rankings Should Include Campus Safety
    TIME
    Phoebe Schreiner and Michael K...
    4/7/2016
  • Press release: Breakthrough’s THE G WORD Ho...
    Press Release
    4/5/16
  • Press release: Berta Zúñiga Cáceres — da...
    Press Release
    3/25/2016
  • Voices of Boys: Message of non-violence
    Post Crescent
    Katherine Lynn
    2/28/2016
  • TELL YOUR STORY, CHANGE THE WORLD WITH THE G ...
    Like a Boss Girls
    Dixie Laite
    2/8/2016
  • Press release: Breakthrough President and CEO...
    Press Release
    1/29/16
  • 21 Leaders 2016 – Meet Three Powerhouses Wh...
    Women's eNews
    Tricia Taormina
    2/26/2016
  • Take the 2016 #ChoreChallenge
    Huffington Post
    Soraya Chemaly and Ishita Sriv...
    01/08/2016
  • Press release: Human rights organization Brea...
    Press Release
    12/10/15
  • Petition concerning University sexual assault...
    The Chicago Maroon
    Emily Kramer
    11/20/15
  • A Fighter for Women Who Enlists Men in the Ca...
    More
    Sally Kohn
    10/2/2015
  • Press Release: Breakthrough hosts sold-out co...
    Press Release
    8/21/2015
  • NASCAR Indy 500 Jumbotron to feature human ri...
    Greene County Daily World
    5/22/2015
  • Dudes Against Violence Against Women: Because...
    Fusfoo
    8/18/2015
  • Dudes: We Need to Lead in Ending Violence Aga...
    TakePart
    Dean Obeidallah
    8/17/2015
  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Human rights organization Bre...
    Press Advisory
    8/4/2015
  • Press Release: Breakthrough partners with Pen...
    Press Release
    7/31/2015
  • Press Release: Mayor de Blasio names Breakthr...
    Press Release
    6/24/2015
  • Working with Fraternities to Prevent Rape
    The New York Times
    Phoebe Schreiner, Matt Leibowi...
    6/19/2015
  • Spike TV to award Floyd Mayweather “TBE (Th...
    Press Release
    Breakthrough
    6/05/2015
  • Indy 500 to play PSA about sexual harassment ...
    The Washington Post
    Marissa Payne
    5/22/2015
  • Press Release: NASCAR Indy 500 Jumbotron to f...
    Press Release
    5/21/2015
  • Press Release: Human rights organization take...
    Press Release
    5/4/2015
  • Loser Wins Fistfight
    The Daily Beast
    Robert Silverman
    5/03/2015
  • Human Rights Group: Don’t Spend $100 on May...
    Newsweek
    Polly Mosendz
    5/02/2015
  • Activists Say Domestic Violence Has 99 Proble...
    Take Part
    Rebecca McCray
    5/02/2015
  • Human rights group urges boxing fans not to w...
    Yahoo News!
    Michael Walsh
    5/1/2015
  • 6 reasons why there ain't nobody like a Desi ...
    BuzzFeed
    Sakhi
    03/07/2014
  • Don't miss the bus
    The Indian Express
    Nikita Puri
    03/08/2014
  • Campaign for women's safety in public spaces
    Firstpost
    03/08/2014
  • Campaign for women's safety in public places
    Chennai Online
    03/08/2014
  • Campaign tries to makes buses safer for women
    The Times of India
    03/09/2014
  • Remembering Jyoti by calling on men to help e...
    The Huffington Post
    Mallika Dutt
    03/13/2014
  • Efforts to make buses safer for women
    Business Standard
    Press Trust of India
    03/08/2014
  • Rights organization wins Wharton Prize for wo...
    News India Times
    Staff Writer
    04/21/2014
  • Remember Maren Sanchez by asking the right qu...
    The Huffington Post
    Michael Kimmel
    05/06/2014
  • Mothers, sons, & daughters
    Lassi with Lavina
    Lavina Melwani
    05/10/2014
  • Mallika Dutt found help in her work to end vi...
    The Christian Science Monitor
    Leslie Garrett
    05/23/2014
  • #YesAllMen can be allies
    The Daily Beast
    Phoebe Schreiner, Michael Kimm...
    06/05/2014
  • Accelerating the new macho
    Stanford Social Innovation Review
    Lisa Witter & Michael Feigelso...
    06/06/2014
  • India's killing fields rising violence agains...
    The Jakarta Post
    Ashwini Devare
    06/15/2014
  • India's Rape Problem
    CCTV America News
    06/20/2014
  • Breakthrough's Board the Bus campaign reaches...
    Mobilisation Lab
    Ted Fickes
    06/23/2014
  • Accused Munna had lost first job for 'bad tou...
    Deccan Chronicle
    Bellie Thomas
    07/22/2014
  • Bangalore rape cases: protest continue demand...
    International Business Times
    IB Times Staff Reporter
    07/23/2014
  • Why we're all guilty in abuse of women
    CNN
    Phoebe K. Schreiner
    03/17/2015
  • Using pop culture to defeat gender inequality
    Knowledge @ Wharton
    08/28/2014
  • Breakthrough hosts sold-out crowd for Dudes A...
    New York Amsterdam News
    AmNews Staff
    08/29/2014
  • What it means to be a male ally for women
    MSNBC
    Melissa Harris-Perry
    08/30/2014
  • The Feministing Five: Mallika Dutt
    Feministing
    Suzanna Bobadilla
    09/07/2014
  • 15 amazing humans whose work is obliterating ...
    ReWire
    Alice Peck
    09/25/2014
  • End violence against women, say Nobel Peace l...
    Silicon India News
    Press Trust of India
    09/30/2014
  • Nobel laureates urge Indian gov't to act agai...
    Zee News
    Press Trust of India
    09/30/2014
  • Nobel laureates urge gov't to act against sex...
    Business Standard
    Press Trust of India
    09/30/2014
  • Nobel laureates Shirin Ebadi and Jody William...
    The Economic Times - The India Times
    09/30/2014
  • The UNGA may not grasp it, but civil society ...
    The Huffington Post
    Elischia Fludd
    10/03/2014
  • Taking a stand against domestic violence: PSA...
    Fox 6 Now
    Katie Delong
    10/08/2014
  • NFL's domestic violence policy could undergo ...
    USA Today
    Erik Brady
    10/09/2014
  • Teen receives award for human rights advocacy
    Varney & Co. - Fox Business
    Stuart Varney
    11/07/2014
  • What it means to be a male ally for women.
    MSNBC
    Melissa Harris-Perry
    8/30/2014
  • This compelling video calls on all men to end...
    Cosmopolitan
    Jill Filipovic
    11/10/2014
  • #selfies4school campaign concludes, garners h...
    I am in DNA of South Delhi
    10/10/2014
  • Breakthrough & Vodafone Foundation conclude #...
    Web News Wire
    10/10/2014
  • Selfies4School: how a selfie can send 10 girl...
    ANI News
    10/10/2014
  • Selfies4School: how a selfie can send 10 girl...
    International Business Times India
    10/10/2014
  • Carlos Andrés Gómez calls for all men to #B...
    Huffington Post
    Alanna Vagianos
    11/11/2014
  • This Moving Video Asks Men to #BeThatGuy
    College Candy
    Molly Horan
    11/11/2014
  • Young Investor Raises 60K to Combat Domestic ...
    Affect Magazine
    Antonia Massa
    11/11/2014
  • Carlos Andrés Gómez Speaks Out About Violen...
    SheRa Magazine
    Victoria Khroundina
    11/12/2014
  • Men and Boys Need to Breakthrough the Silence
    F to the Third Power
    Emilio Picayo
    12/06/2014
  • Do We Still Need IRL Places To Ground Online ...
    The Toolbox
    Pritha RaySircar, Melissa Jun ...
  • Meet the Extrordinaire - Mallika Dutt
    Sayfty
    12/15/2014
  • Banning Uber Won't Make Delhi Women Any Safer...
    Time
    Mallika Dutt
    12/09/2014
  • The Role of Men in the Fight Against Gender-B...
    Blog Talk Radio
    Suparna Malhotra
    12/15/2014
  • How We can Make Violence against Women Unacce...
    The Huffington Post
    Phoebe K. Schreiner
    12/23/2014
  • Men are problem and solution to violence agai...
    I am in DNA of New Delhi
    Milan Sharma
    01/13/2015
  • 'What was He Wearing?' Why the Media Needs to...
    The Huffington Post
    Phoebe K. Schreiner
    03/09/2015
  • Bell Bajao – Ring Ring to stop domestic vio...
    India.com
    Rashmi Mishra
    01/29/2014
  • Radio-over-phone 'Gramvani' aims to eliminate...
    The Hindu
    01/10/2014
  • Delhi Gang Rape: One Year Later
    The Daily Beast
    Mallika Dutt
    12/19/2013
  • India’s Rapes Too Often Excused as ‘Boys ...
    TIME Magazine
    Mallika Dutt
    5/30/2014
  • #YesAllMen Can Be Allies
    The Daily Beast
    Phoebe Schreiner and Michael K...
    06/05/2014