Articles about 'survivors'

Thoughts on #metoo

Thoughts on the #metoo campaign

Joanna Whitehead // 16 October 2017

Categories: Blog

UnSlut project: help finance Slut: A Documentary Film’s post production

This is a guest post by Emily Lindin, co-director of Slut: A Documentary Film After hearing about the death of Rehtaeh Parsons in 2013, I started The UnSlut Project by...

Guest Blogger // 3 February 2015

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Slutwalk: Whatever we wear, wherever we go, yes means yes and no means no!

Karis Hanson reports back on an empowering and emotional second London Slutwalk

Guest Blogger // 25 September 2012

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Song of the day: Tori Amos – Me and a Gun

Tori Amos' disturbing personal account of being raped has functioned as "a piece of trauma art" for many of her fans who have experienced abuse and continues to serve as a reassuring voice speaking out over the usual victim blaming noise

Holly Combe // 10 September 2012

Categories: Blog

“I didn’t have a childhood at all…”

A guest post by CRASAC, the story of a woman they have supported, which highlights the damage caused by child abuse, and the importance of seeking help.

Philippa Willitts // 7 February 2012

Categories: Blog

Silence of the survivors: giving the victims a voice

A guest post by Sarah Learmonth from Coventry Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre.

Guest Blogger // 28 June 2011

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New feature: Putting survivors back in the centre of the anti-violence movement

Girls and women who have survived violence are increasingly marginalised and silenced by the very services set up to support them, say Sophie Taylor and Davina James-Hanman from the AVA...

Jess McCabe // 25 October 2010

Categories: Blog

Silence Does NOT Equal Consent

Philippa talks about consent and how women can react to sexual violence, compared to how juries and others expect us to react.

Philippa Willitts // 26 April 2010

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Theatre as a tool for survivors of sexual assault and rape?

A theatre company in Norwich has launched to work “with and for” survivors of sexual assault and rape, and their friends and families. The Theatre Empowerment Company has an under-construction...

Jess McCabe // 19 April 2010

Categories: Blog

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