Join us for the next Tuesdays With Tillis session. The topic is “Stop the Assaults, Stop the Violence” following the outbreak of #MeToo stories of sexual harassment and assault.
Here is another opportunity to see Equal Means Equal documentary on the real situation of women in the US. Free showing in Northeast Raleigh on 11/10/17.
Politicians contribute to rape culture. Never let statements like this go by. Found on facebook. “Some girls rape easy.” – Rep. Roger Rivard (R-Wi), Oct 2012
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos threatens to rollback guidelines the Obama Administration provided to colleges and universities requiring them to handle rape allegations swiftly and fairly. DeVos claims that enforcing women’s civil rights under Title IX is unfair to accused rapists! Read more here.
Recap of successful event on sexual assault on campus which featured documentary subject Annie Clark. What you can do now to reach and protect more students, parents and grandparents. Awareness is key to fix the system that puts students in such danger in the first place. Mostly but not only females are attacked.
A New Hampshire Representative was exposed as the founder of a men’s rights misogyny and pro-rape group. You can’t believe the kinds of things he has posted.
Fayetteville NOW and Quaker House celebrated Women’s Equality Day on 8/27/16 with an afternoon event in Fayetteville.
Read about 3 excellent documentaries you’ll want to see! Explore problems of campus rape and dangerous portrayal of women in media and culture. Be inspired by a sea captain/doctor bringing information and assistance to women in countries where abortion is banned.
Documentary on campus rape in the US, “The Hunting Ground,” is available for screening. As a special treat, CNN is broadcasting it on Sunday, Nov 22, 2015, at 8pm. Watch alone or with a group. Appropriate for mid teen and older. Definitely not younger children.
HB318 is deceptively named the “Protect North Carolina Workers Act” since in reality, it directly hurts part-time workers and immigrants and other vulnerable populations. Read about it here.