Posts Tagged "rape"

Welcome to Hell

Welcome to Hell

WELCOME TO HELL This is an important milestone that women are inviting men to the hell they experience EVERY SINGLE DAY! Join us!

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Men are scared after #MeToo? Think what it’s like for women

Men are scared after #MeToo? Think what it’s like for women

American men are afraid. They’re fretting over their ability to give a colleague a well-meaning hug without it being interpreted as lecherous, worried that the scores of powerful men being fired is a sign of a full-blown “sex panic”, and that the era of #MeToo is “criminalizing courtship”. As the women of Saturday Night Live put it: “Welcome to hell, now you’re in our boat.” You...

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Standing up to Rape Culture

Standing up to Rape Culture

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a time to amplify the stories of survivors and inspire individuals to take action to stop sexual violence in their communities. That’s why this week, we’re asking you to tweet that you believe victims of sexual assault. Together, we can stand with survivors and challenge the cycle of violence. We’re making progress thanks to films like...

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Aftermath: Actors Interviewed

Aftermath: Actors Interviewed

Check out this podcast on the staging of this piece she left about being raped in Paris.

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Police Rape: Hard to Report & Aimed @ Disadvantaged

Police Rape: Hard to Report & Aimed @ Disadvantaged

By Jessica Valenti- UK Guardian The way that police officers get away with their crimes serves as an important reminder about how women are discredited when it comes to rape accusations There’s a certain timeline of appropriate actions women are told to take if they are sexually attacked. Don’t shower; get help; call the police. That last one seems to be hardest – most rapes aren’t...

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