Tag Archives: rape prevention

YES MEANS YES IS MEANINGLESS

Justice Potter Stewart in 1964 explaining his position regarding a “pornography” case (Jacobellis v. Ohio) brought before the United States Supreme Court stated, “I shall not today attempt to define [pornography]… But I know it when I see it…” I … Continue reading

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UConn WRITES A BIG CHECK FOR TITLE IX VIOLATION

University of Connecticut agreed to write a check for 1.3 million to 5 current and former students who had filed a lawsuit under Title IX. 900,000 of those dollars went to one women. GOOD! Actually Not Good – – GREAT!!!!!!!! … Continue reading

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THE WAR ON WOMEN aka SB5 and the Tx Gov

If you’re looking for the solution I promised on Twitter, please scroll down to SOLUTION. If you enjoy reading the mindless ramblings of someone NOT IMPACTED BY THIS ISSUE AT ALL – – feel free to start at the beginning. … Continue reading

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SAFETY TIPS OR VICTIM BLAMING

I’m a true believer in offering varying points of view. I feel they further discussion on important topics. We may not always agree, but different opinions give us all the opportunity to gain new vantage points and potentially shift our … Continue reading

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COULD THIS HAVE BEEN PREVENTED? Man gains access through open window in middle of night rapes woman.

THE STORY: Upper East Side. Middle of the night. Man climbs in through window 27 year woman wakes up during the process of being raped. COULD THIS HAVE BEEN PREVENTED: This one is probably going to have aLOT of people … Continue reading

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FROM TIME TO TIME I AM ASKED TO TALK ABOUT RAPE SCENES IN MOVIES AND ON TV.

With publicity ramping up for the yet-to-be release of a movie containing a particularly violent rape scene, I chose today to respond. There are 2 types of rape scenes. The first glamorizes rape and the second attempts to depict it … Continue reading

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ASSANGE, WIKILEAKS FOUNDER, EXTRADITION FOR RAPE ORDERED – - what is rape??

While I believe much of what is happening to Julian Assange is political; and while I find it noteworthy that neither woman came forward until she found out there was another woman; this case gives me the opportunity to comment … Continue reading

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COULD THIS HAVE BEEN PREVENTED – - a precaution that both women AND MEN should take

THE STORY: 4am. A woman is stopped at a red light. She is accosted by 2 gun-wielding men. We do NOT know how she was accosted but you will see my assumptions below. They car-jack the vehicle with her in … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT LESSONS from a DFSA (drug facilitated sexual assault) in Canada

THE STORY: 2 doctors arrested on Feb. 19, 2011. A 23-year old woman, who KNEW one of the doctors, was seeking “career guidance.” She met him and a friend at a bar in downtown Toronto. She claimed they took her … Continue reading

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