Knowledge Is Power: Victim to Survivor Podcast by Victims of Crime Resource Center

  • 0, Welcome To The Knowledge Is Power Victim To Survivor Podcast!


    by Victims of Crime Resource Center

    Welcome to the podcast! No one ever plans to be a victim of a crime, so if it happens, it can come as a surprise, so join us for a discussion on victim’s rights. In this series, we discuss topics including sexual harassment, immigration, human trafficking, wage theft, employer retaliation, domestic violence, a victim’s rights in the criminal justice system and services that are available for victims of crime.

  • 1. Wage Theft And Employer Retaliation Discussion With Daniela Urban


    by Victims of Crime Resource Center

    Daniela Urban is the Executive Director of The Center for Worker’s Rights. On this episode of the podcast, Daniela shares information about wage theft and employer retaliation. She talks about some of the different ways employers can retaliate against their employees and what victims can do to get assistance.

    Center for Worker’s Rights (916) 905-5857 https://www.rightscenter.org/

  • 10. Sexual Harassment Discussion With Elizabeth Kristen Part 1


    by Victims of Crime Resource Center

    On the episode of the podcast, we interview Elizabeth Kristen about sexual harassment. Elizabeth is the Director of the Gender Equity &LGBT Rights Program at Legal Aid at Work. Elizabeth gives some examples of what sexual harassment in several different contexts, and gives examples of it in real life cases. Elizabeth continues by examining the differences between sexual assault and sexual harassment before finally touching on topics related to domestic violence.

  • 11. Sexual Harassment Discussion With Elizabeth Kristen Part 2


    by Victims of Crime Resource Center

    On the episode of the podcast, we continue our interview with Elizabeth Kristen about sexual harassment. Elizabeth is the Director of the Gender Equity &LGBT Rights Program at Legal Aid at Work. In part two of the discussion, Elizabeth gives some examples of what sexual harassment looks like in several different contexts, and she shares some examples of real life cases. Elizabeth also examines the differences between sexual assault and sexual harassment before finally touching on topics related to domestic violence

  • 12. A Discussion About The Victims Of Crime Resource Center With Mariam El – Menshawi Part 1


    by Victims of Crime Resource Center

    o In part one of this episode, Program Director Mariam El-Menshawi of The Victims of Crime Resource Center (VCRC) comes on the podcast to share information about the various services provided by the VCRC. Mariam explains the different ways victims come to learn about the VCRC, and how they can reach out to contact the VCRC for more assistance. Next, Mariam discusses how the VCRC helps victim service providers by performing legal research and providing educational materials. The VCRC’s goals are to help victims understand their legal rights at each stage of the criminal justice process while helping victims access important services along the way.