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Myths, Misconceptions, and Rape Culture

[su_box title="rape culture:" style="noise" box_color="#666666"]A concept that links rape and sexual violence to the culture of a society, and in which prevalent attitudes and practices normalize, excuse, tolerate, and even condone rape. Examples of [...]

Leah Parsons: If It Happened to Rehtaeh, It Could Happen to Anyone

Special by Leah Parsons [su_dropcap size="3"]M[/su_dropcap]y daughter Rehtaeh Parsons committed suicide last year at the young age of seventeen. At a time when Rehtaeh was developing who she would become, she was socially assassinated for making t [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:21+00:00March 15th, 2014|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

The Rehtaeh Parsons Tragedy: Interview with her Father Glen Canning

[su_dropcap size="3"]O[/su_dropcap]n Saturday I was  interviewed on the Jake Pentland Show. The interview lasts for an hour and a half so it's quite long. Towards the end they took a caller and I addressed a few issues he has including free speech [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:21+00:00March 10th, 2014|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The Rehtaeh Parsons Tragedy: Interview with her Father Glen Canning