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Trans man sexually assaulted by cab driver

From CBC news:

“Transgender man speaks about alleged sex assault at hands of Winnipeg taxi driver”

The victim of an alleged sexual assault by a Winnipeg taxi driver is speaking out about the encounter and the nightmares that “don’t go away.”

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It was never about bathrooms, or protecting women and children

Continuing the thought process of my previous post, I want to clarify a few more things regarding evangelical hypocrisy as to who can use which bathroom at Target, the concern over which is supposedly about “protecting” women and children: 513 more words


Former principal arrested for private indecent exposure, sexual assault

Remember the story about the former Williston Elko High principal?

He was arrested this morning by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED).

According to the People Sentinel, Joel Mitchell is accused of private indecent exposure (covered under SC Section 16-15-130), and sexual assault. 57 more words

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#MaybeHeDoesntHitYou: not all abuse is violent

#MaybeHeDoesntHitYou is such an important and heartbreaking hashtag. If you can handle it, migrate over to Twitter and look at some of the posts. Some issues require breaking your heart a bit to fully understand them. 653 more words


Hampton County man impregnates ten year old girl during rape

Estill — A 33-year-old man was arrested after the Hampton County Sheriff’s Department said he impregnated a ten year old girl during a rape.

The incident happened around Thanksgiving 2015, which means the victim is five months pregnant. 49 more words

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Your fears about transgender bathrooms are highly exaggerated

I have to be honest about something: I never thought I’d care much about LGBT rights. That sounds terrible, I know, but as a straight, cis-gendered woman, I never thought I’d have a… 1,009 more words


The unfortunate sexualization of schoolgirls

Another one of those articles came up where schoolgirls are being asked to wear longer skirts to school to avoid getting assaulted by male students and teachers. 924 more words