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With a women being raped every 20 minutes, it is indeed an understatement that India is unsafe for women.

Some argue that capital punishment and stricter rules can reduce the number of such heinous crimes against women, but I feel while such norms may be effective to an extent, the root cause is our mentality and “ 445 more words


The Color of a Predator

The recent arrest-and quick release-of the predator who abused Kristen Crain has social justice advocates asking whether his being White explains this development?

I’d like to think such racist reasoning is no longer as active as it frankly was during my childhood. 148 more words

Cap Black RLSH


Even in a low crime city there’s always petty crimes. Petty crimes like pick pocketing, purse/chain snatching, etc. The only thing that remains the same, is the fact that taking preventive measures to keep ourselves safe from these crimes, is our responsibility. 1,005 more words

Funding #CapBlack #RLSH's Fight

My Cap Black Street Patrol is a self funded, volunteer fellowship I created to deter street crime and involve people in creating easily accessible safety. … 130 more words

Women's Right to Safety

Daily assault targeting women and New Orleans impending Mardi Gras make this a perfect time to assert women’s right of safety.

This ceases being an abstract moral exercise when you listen to victims and ladies wary of leaving their homes. 112 more words

Citizen Patrols

Non-consensual shoe

Ooh, what a shoe-do!

So, a parliamentary report has found we need new equality legislation after finding evidence of sexist instructions given to female employees in the UK. 660 more words


Keeping models safe

Emma Kennedy, plus-size model, has set up a modelling safety group. The page is there so the members can warn each other about dodgy photographers, and any bad experiences they have in the industry. 286 more words

Women's Safety