Everyday Victim Blaming

challenging institutional disbelief around domestic & sexual violence and abuse

November, 2016

Don’t be her voice: a response to the silencing of women in #behervoice

The Kering Foundation was launched in 2009, and combats violence against women focusing on sexual violence in the Americas, harmful traditional practices in western Europe and domestic violence in Asia. They do this through supporting local and international NGOs, awarding social entrepreneurs and organising awareness campaigns. The intentions with awareness campaigns are most often rather more »

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16 ways to End Violence against Women and Girls

The International Day for the Eliminations of Violence against Women kicks off 16 days of global activism. Here are 16 ways that individuals can participate and support these global campaigns against structural and systemic violence against women and girls. 1. Donate £1 to a different national campaigns and specialist women’s service like Rape Crisis England Wales, Scottish more »

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Man convicted of owning 137 000 images of children being sexually abused is spared jail to start family

Richard Arrowsmith was found in position of 137 000 images and 4336 videos of child sexual abuse that he had downloaded over 4 years. 400 videos were class A (the most extreme), 255 were in category B. 186 films and 851 images were in category c. “There were 1,692 movies and images ranging from Category more »

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Trapped

My gentleman and I have been friends and lovers for six years, the basis of our relationship is the solid friendship we share. Until Yesterday. When he asked me during a time when I was missing last year, how many times did I have sex. I am legally blind, have diagnosed PTSD, and am dependent more »

My story

I don’t want to make it too detailed, but this is my story. I was in highschool, still under consenting age for sex. I was in contact with a class mate’s parents for extra curricular activities, mainly the mother. At some point the father had gotten involved and while I was in the car with more »