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'Law & Order: SVU' fan recap: Always trust Olivia Benson

Season 16 | Episode 17 | “Parole Violations” | Aired Mar 25, 2014

FOUR WEEKS. It has been FOUR WEEKS since the last new episode of… 1,050 more words

Now you see it, now you... Funding for male rape victims – a deft sleight of hand?

Grants awarded from the ‘male victims of domestic and/or sexual violence fund’ (2011/12 and 2012/13) bizarrely side-stepped organisations dedicated to supporting male victims (1).  Thus, amongst the losers from that round of funding were several specialist organisations: 481 more words

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#BreakTheSilence? You could hear a pin drop! Gendered prioritisations and de/re-prioritisations in sexual victimization

On February 13th, 2014, the Ministry of Justice jubilantly announced that male victims of rape and sexual assault would – for the first time – receive dedicated funding from central government, and launched its ‘break the silence’ campaign. 158 more words

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Rape? Feminists - stop excluding male victims & check YOUR privilege!

Over a decade since male victims of male-perpetrated rape (M/M) were recognised in law, the myth persists – even amongst the liberal intelligentsia, including those whose ‘specialism’ is concerned with sexual violence and (in)justice – that the only legitimate identity a male can have in the offence of rape is as an offender. 49 more words

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Male Rape Victims Have No Allies (Warning: Explicit Content)

I have been an ally to the oppressed.  I need an ally today, for I have none.

On December 8th, 2014, at about 9:00 PM PST, I was raped. 1,044 more words

"Rape classes from 11 for British schoolchildren" - My hopes and fears on the subject

What?! Two blogs in one day?! What can I say? I’m wild. Crazy even. Never know what I’ll do next.

Earlier this week it was reported that… 380 more words


Can We Take Those Gels Off?

One of my hobbies is stage lighting.  I learned it in high school, and though the technology is different (LED arrays are amazing), the principles are the same.  756 more words