Topic: rape culture


fingerpointing

On Jian Ghomeshi and Presumptions of Innocence and Guilt

Those who question why the women speaking out about Jian Ghomeshi haven't gone to the police or made their names public don't understand one ... [ more ]

Those who question why the women speaking out about Jian Ghomeshi haven't gone to ... [ more ]

Those who question why the women speaking out about Jian Ghomeshi haven't gone to the police or made their ... [ more ]

mindyslipped

Mindy Project’s ‘I Slipped’ Trivializes Consent

Consent is hard to mix with comedy, and this week's episode of "The Mindy Project" hits a new low when Danny actually commits intimate ... [ more ]

Consent is hard to mix with comedy, and this week's episode of "The Mindy ... [ more ]

Consent is hard to mix with comedy, and this week's episode of "The Mindy Project" hits a new low ... [ more ]

trek

Star Trek’s Official Facebook Page Needs to Tackle Sexist, Racist and Homophobic Comments

I grew up watching and loving Star Trek, and just over a year ago I started a side blog called Trekkie Feminist. It wasn’t long ... [ more ]

I grew up watching and loving Star Trek, and just over a year ago I ... [ more ]

I grew up watching and loving Star Trek, and just over a year ago I started a side blog called ... [ more ]

Femifesto infographic spoofing Ottawa police safety tips

How Not to Get Raped: The Smart Way

On July 14 there were two sexual assaults reported to Ottawa police. The safety messaging released by the police, and the mainstream media's response ... [ more ]

On July 14 there were two sexual assaults reported to Ottawa police. The safety ... [ more ]

On July 14 there were two sexual assaults reported to Ottawa police. The safety messaging released by the police, ... [ more ]

yesallwomen

Yes, All Women

by Roxanna Bennett Content Note: Discussion of violent misogyny “Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will ... [ more ]

by Roxanna Bennett Content Note: Discussion of violent misogyny “Men are afraid that women ... [ more ]

by Roxanna Bennett Content Note: Discussion of violent misogyny “Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women ... [ more ]

Reviewing the Past Year in Rape Culture

by Jarrah Hodge Back on Thursday, January 16 I joined UBC PhD candidate and activist Lucia Lorenzi, and sociology professor Rachel Sullivan for a ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Back on Thursday, January 16 I joined UBC PhD candidate and ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Back on Thursday, January 16 I joined UBC PhD candidate and activist Lucia Lorenzi, and sociology ... [ more ]