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Barry Winters Gets His Day #Edmonton #RehtaehParsons

Some  content may be NSFW. Barry Winters finally got the wish he's had for years. He's finally a famous blogger. Edmonton police said Winters was arrested in connection with the operation of multiple hate-based websites, dating back to 2012. Winters has been writing since at least 2009, although many of his older blog posts have been removed [...]

Finally, Good News for Carol Todd #AmandaTodd

Carol Todd, the mother of British Columbia teenager Amanda Todd, may finally have some justice. One of the men who tormented Amanda to death can be brought to Canada to face charges after an Amsterdam court approved his extradition. Aydin Coban has to face charges in the Netherlands for sexual assault and the extortion of 39 other victims before [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:43+00:00June 28th, 2016|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Finally, Good News for Carol Todd #AmandaTodd

Jian Ghomeshi Part Deux

My thoughts today are with everyone who spends all the tears they have working to heal others from sexual abuse and violence. You are what the world needs more of.   Actress and screenwriter Zoe Kazan has added her name to a growing list of women who've recounted similar experiences with former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi. In perfect Intern [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:51+00:00March 25th, 2016|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , |1 Comment

The Audio Blog – Episode 1

[su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699"]This is my first podcast so its short and sweet. I'm looking forward to using podcasting as a way to share information and stories. I hope you get something out of it. If you'd like to be a part please let me know. I'll be covering stories about sexual assault, rape culture, cyber-abuse, and pathways to [...]

2015-09-30T09:40:19+00:00September 5th, 2015|Categories: Podcasts|Tags: , |2 Comments

Written in ink

[su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699"] [su_quote cite="J. K. Rowling"]The internet has been a boon and a curse for teenagers.[/su_quote] The Las Vegas' "What Happens Here, Stays Here" slogan is one of the more famous taglines in marketing and one of the most quoted, talked about, and recognized ad campaigns in history. If we could come up wi [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:01+00:00August 19th, 2015|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Written in ink

Bad Apples and DDS

[su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699" link_color="#006699"] [su_quote cite="Dalhousie Task Force Report"]From all around us, the “pornification culture” is becoming encoded into our gender and sexual identities. This is reflected in the news: Jian Ghomeshi, Bill Cosby, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Ray Rice, the Canadian Armed Forces, the RCMP, Me [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:03+00:00July 2nd, 2015|Categories: Sexual Assault|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Bad Apples and DDS

Contact Form Error

[su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699" link_color="#006699"] There was an error on the form in the Contact Me page. If you sent me a message using the form I'm sorry but it was not received. I have no idea how long the error was active. Please try again or use glen@glencanning.com. Thanks. [...]

2015-06-26T09:43:36+00:00June 26th, 2015|Categories: Random Posts|Tags: , |Comments Off on Contact Form Error

Cyber-hate is no joke

[su_quote cite="Mean Tweet"]No one likes you. Do everyone a favor. Just kill yourself.[/su_quote] [su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699"] We never expected that our video ‘Kids Read Mean Tweets’ would gain the momentum that it has! As of today, the video has been viewed 1.5 million times on Youtube! We are thrilled that the video is being sha [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:08+00:00March 18th, 2015|Categories: Cyberbullying|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Cyber-hate is no joke

United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

This afternoon I will be speaking at the United Nations in New York City for the fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women. Representatives of Member States , UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world will be attending various sessions and talks. My talk is part of the [...]

Wikipedia Edits

[su_divider top="no" divider_color="#006699"] DND IP I filed a report with the military police in Halifax October 6, 2014, after comments were left on my web site. I tracked the IP to a DND server and passed that information along hoping they could ID the person and help stop those comments from being made and/or hold the person violating DND Inte [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:09+00:00February 26th, 2015|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , , , |9 Comments
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