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Whatever you call it, 'rape culture' must end - Newsday

Whatever you call it, 'rape culture' must end - Newsday | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Identifying and confronting the underlying problems that make sexual assaults pervasive requires honesty and objectivity.
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Men Holding Each Other Accountable for Rape Culture

Men Holding Each Other Accountable for Rape Culture | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
In his spoken word poem "Action," Guante reflects on how he should have held his friend accountable for the abusive way he spoke about and treated his girlfriend. He analyzes how the media teaches men to think of sex as violence and to victim blame.
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Bill Cosby Drugged Me. This Is My Story.

Bill Cosby Drugged Me. This Is My Story. | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Beverly Johnson speaks about her encounter with Bill Cosby.
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Christmas: the season for bells, baubles and blaming victims of sexual assault

Christmas: the season for bells, baubles and blaming victims of sexual assault | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Laura Bates: Campaigns that make it the responsibility of women to avoid sexual assault at parties only entrench damaging stereotypes
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WAGA: Who is kidding whom? Women are far much stronger, sharper than men

WAGA: Who is kidding whom? Women are far much stronger, sharper than men | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
A READER took task with my suggestion for co-education throughout schooling because it would “feminise” men (End gender apartheid in schools, November 23, 2014).
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So you're tired of hearing about "rape culture"?

So you're tired of hearing about "rape culture"? | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
TRIGGER WARNING: The following includes descriptions, photos, and video that may serve as a trigger for victims of sexual violence. Please be advised.  Someone asked me today, "What is 'rape cultur...
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The story of #RapeCulture, as told by #Steubenville. Absolutely shocking and horrific.  This entire case covered up by small town of Ohio, head football coach & assistant football coach Matt Belardine (featured in profile background (blue shirt), cracked wide upon thanks to #Anonymous

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Two Videos Show How Men Can Promote Gender Equality - Care2.com

Two Videos Show How Men Can Promote Gender Equality - Care2.com | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Some people think men have no place in feminism. Two recently released videos who that could not be further from the truth.
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Gender equality and environment laws on business lobby hit list

Gender equality and environment laws on business lobby hit list | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Influence BUSINESSEUROPE lobby on gender equality and environment laws #multilevelgovernance #TEItweet (@CEUSGhent) http://t.co/K9Ufz0ybPQ
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Lostprophets' Ian Watkins: The powerful men who abuse - and lie about it

Lostprophets' Ian Watkins: The powerful men who abuse - and lie about it | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
In what is easily the most disgusting news you will read all week, Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins has pleaded guilty to numerous counts of sexual violence, including attempted rape of a baby.
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Sexism goes underground

Sexism goes underground | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
RT @jiabrahams: Harassment isn't "banter" http://t.co/BT6q2m6bbw @EverydaySexism #women #feminism #ProjGuardian
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Podcast: Gender inequality and violence against women – a vicious ...

Podcast: Gender inequality and violence against women – a vicious ... | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
“Trying to tackle violence against women is exactly the same agenda as promoting gender equality. I can not imagine how women can be equal to men at work or in professions, if they continue to be to such a large extent ...
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This article reinforces that women inequality and violence against women coexist together and reinforce each other. So, we can not blindly ignore or concentrate on only one factor of the inequal treatment of women, we have to reinforce the equally harmful smaller problems in homes as we move on to the bigger and greater eqaulity of women politically. 

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Why the silence on universities kowtowing to bigotry? | Progress | News and debate from the progressive community

Why the silence on universities kowtowing to bigotry? | Progress | News and debate from the progressive community | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
"A shocking betrayal of any notion of equality between the sexes." @J_Bloodworth on gender segregation on campus. http://t.co/uyBG6ocqd5
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This man's response to rape culture is remarkable.

This man's response to rape culture is remarkable. | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
This man didn't know what to say to an overheard example of rape culture. But what he said later is remarkable. (Proof that strangers are not powerless.
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Abusive Feminist Men Exist — Here Are 6 Things Men Can Do to Stop Them

Abusive Feminist Men Exist — Here Are 6 Things Men Can Do to Stop Them | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
As male feminists, it’s easy to criticize the misogyny of the MRAs. But how often do we turn the lens around?
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Columbia Rape Protesters Pay Fine With Giant Check Written On Mattress

Columbia Rape Protesters Pay Fine With Giant Check Written On Mattress | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Student anti-rape activists at Columbia University issued an extra-long Fuck You to the school's administration today by dumping a mock-check written on a mattress in the University President's office.
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TKE Initiative Aims to Raise Sexual Assault Awareness

TKE Initiative Aims to Raise Sexual Assault Awareness | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
As one of two fraternities signed on to the White House’s “It’s On Us” initiative, Tau Kappa Epsilon is working to spread sexual assault awareness.
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Bravo!

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23 Years Later, Kurt Cobain's Comments On Rape Are More Relevant Than Ever

23 Years Later, Kurt Cobain's Comments On Rape Are More Relevant Than Ever | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Kurt Cobain was one of rock's most passionate feminists.
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These Outtakes From Domestic Violence Awareness PSAs Will Make You Cry - Cosmopolitan.com (blog)

These Outtakes From Domestic Violence Awareness PSAs Will Make You Cry - Cosmopolitan.com (blog) | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
As the celebrity spokespeople tear up, so will you.
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Iceland's foreign minister: 'World leaders must open their hearts to gender ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Iceland's foreign minister: 'World leaders must open their hearts to gender ... - Telegraph.co.uk | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Icelandic foreign minister, Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson - who is hosting a UN conference aimed at stopping violence against women in January - has said other countries can learn from Iceland's successful work on combating sexism...
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Rape culture? It's too real Friends: UVA's Jackie is overwhelmed - CNN

Rape culture? It's too real Friends: UVA's Jackie is overwhelmed - CNN | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Sally Kohn says shoddy Rolling Stone reporting on UVA allegations gave some license to discredit notion that rape culture is a big problem.
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Four Adults Charged With Helping Cover Up The Steubenville Rape Case - ThinkProgress

Four Adults Charged With Helping Cover Up The Steubenville Rape Case - ThinkProgress | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
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The Steubenville rape case sparked a national conversation about rape culture, victim blaming, abuse of power, and sports culture.
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WHAT BEING A FEMINIST MEANS TO ME

WHAT BEING A FEMINIST MEANS TO ME | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Telling a person you're a feminist and they'll look at you as if you just told them you worship Satan.  I decided to write this article articulating what being a sexually empowered feminist means t...
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Yeah...I saw this in my scoop it feed and realized I was the one who wrote it :D 

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Gender Neutral Parenting: 5 Ways To Avoid Implicit Sexism

Gender Neutral Parenting: 5 Ways To Avoid Implicit Sexism | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
The real issue isn’t how different boys and girls are, but how parents react to those small differences that turn them into the much larger differences society associates with boys and girls.
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Feminism Belongs in Schools

Feminism Belongs in Schools | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
Feminism belongs in schools because equality and empowerment belong in education! POST OR EMAIL A... (Feminism belongs in schools because...
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Pink Friday Savings: Get 20% Off At The Feminist Store Tomorrow!

Pink Friday Savings: Get 20% Off At The Feminist Store Tomorrow! | Sniper Catz | Scoop.it
We’re putting our own spin on Black Friday this year where you don’t wait in line, stay up until 5 AM, or even leave the house – unless, of course, you’d like to, in which case, no judgement.
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