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Blaming women for sexual assault detrimental to both men and women

Story by Adam Holmes, Bendigo Advertiser.

Speaking at the Ulumbarra Theatre in Bendigo during the weekend, Clementine Ford rejected claims that she is a ‘man-hater’ due to her opposition against rape culture and victim blaming.   41 more words

Sexual Assault

Which word bothers men?

Is it…

A) Rape?

B) Crisis?

C) Counselor?

D) Sexual Assault?

E) All of the above?

I was at an event last night and I somehow it came up that I volunteer as a rape crisis counselor and a guy informed that I shouldn’t tell men that because it is a turn off. 63 more words

Sexual Assault

Australian Universities -failure to prevent sexual assault

Report by Emma Reynolds, news.com.au

Survey results collated by the National Union of Students (NUS) reveal an alarming prevalence of sexual assaults occurring in Australian universities. 73 more words


cw: rape, sexual assault, hateful language

I started this post on Christmas Eve 2015 in preparation to be publicly shamed by Karmenife, after she threatened to do so. 4,198 more words


Teen Vogue launches sexual assault awareness campaign

Popular teenage fashion magazine, Teen Vogue has launched a new magazine series which aims to dispel the myths and common misconceptions about sexual assault, particularly the concept of victim blaming which remains an almost ubiquitous belief despite recent public awareness campaigns. 34 more words

Bethel Man Faces Additional Lewd and Lascivious Charges

Vermont State Police added more charges on an 81-year  Bethel man. Joel Piccard was charged with  two more counts of Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a child. 58 more words


She ran the whole way!

We had a great time participating in the YWCA’s 2 Minute 5K again this year!

Last year Joanna was registered for the Kiddie K, but after starting she turned around and ran back to us, tears streaming down her face. 350 more words