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CONSENT IS NOT A GREY AREA

Blaming victims of sexual assault has been around since the days of Lot when the biblical hero raped his own children and blamed it on them and alcohol. If you know the story, you'd also know a few days earlier Lot offered his daughters to some [...]

2017-01-05T16:13:10+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on CONSENT IS NOT A GREY AREA

Advance Harmony by Rehtaeh Parsons

Yesterday I went through Rehtaeh's artwork and collectibles. It was one of those rare times I was able to manage a smile when I looked back over her life. Usually it's just too hard and I hold off for a long time. Every piece has her voice, the [...]

2016-12-18T11:59:23+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Advance Harmony by Rehtaeh Parsons

Rehtaeh in Iqaluit, Nunavut

Memory stones for Rehtaeh and Amanda Todd were placed near Iqaluit, Nunavut, by Amanda's amazing mom, Carol. I was in Iqaluit back in 1994 and remember it as an incredible place. It means a lot to see a stone there for Rae. She would have loved Baff [...]

2016-10-29T21:04:02+00:00 October 29th, 2016|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , |Comments Off on Rehtaeh in Iqaluit, Nunavut

Where I’m From by Rehtaeh Parsons

I'm finishing up a chapter for a book about suicide and losing a child. It's not an easy thing to write about. It helped me a lot to go over some of Rehtaeh's old things - her art, notes, school projects, pictures, and videos. This is a writing of [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:40+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: |Comments Off on Where I’m From by Rehtaeh Parsons
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