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No Prison For Colorado Student Who Raped ‘Helpless’ Freshman

Wilkerson’s friends and family pretty much say that raping the young women was a “traumatic incident” for him. Austin Wilkerson had faced years behind bars for attacking a half-conscious woman.Source: No Prison For Colorado Student Who Raped 'Helples [...]

2016-09-14T12:48:26+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on No Prison For Colorado Student Who Raped ‘Helpless’ Freshman

SlutWalk Toronto 2016

We took part in SlutWalk Toronto yesterday. The route was from Church St. north to Bloor, then down to Queen's Park. It felt good to be around like-minded people who are fighting to end rape culture, victim blaming, sexism, and patriarchy. SlutWalk [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:41+00:00 August 7th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on SlutWalk Toronto 2016

Who Are You? New Zealand PSA

Trigger Warning: This video shows a fictional scenario leading up to a rape. It does not show the rape itself, but may be triggering for some people. Please take this into consideration before viewing the film. Initiated and launched in Wellington, [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:42+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Who Are You? New Zealand PSA

Being Female is Complex by Leah Parsons #Tedx

Published on Jul 14, 2016 Leah takes us on a journey from her childhood, through the joy of motherhood, and then the tragic loss of her daughter Rehtaeh. She asks us ......what are the conversations we need to have as men and women, everywhere? Con [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:42+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Being Female is Complex by Leah Parsons #Tedx

Sexual Assault: the Roadshow

Scadding Court Community Centre has started a three-year project called Sexual Violence - The Roadshow. It's a travelling art gallery, sexual violence prevention workshop, studio and exhibition that will travel to 15 Ontario communities and be host [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:43+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Sexual Assault: the Roadshow

Truth in a Parody Video #BrockTurner

The Onion produced a parody video five years ago titled, 'College Basketball Star Heroically Overcomes Tragic Rape He Committed.' When it comes to the truth, especially in light of the words Turner's father read in court, it's amazing how close thi [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:43+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Truth in a Parody Video #BrockTurner

An Open Letter to a Courageous Young Woman by Joe Biden

I do not know your name — but your words are forever seared on my soul. Words that should be required reading for men and women of all ages. Words that I wish with all of my heart you never had to write. I am in awe of your courage for speaking out [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:43+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , |3 Comments
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