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my daughter,
Rehtaeh Parsons

Offers an unsparing look at Rehtaeh’s story, the social forces that enable and perpetuate violence and misogyny among teenagers, and parental love in the midst of horrendous loss

  • By Published On: February 28th, 2024Categories: Sexual ViolenceTags: ,

    “This is what happens whenever parents allow teenagers to drink alcohol, to swim in pools with their undergarments on.”

    A victim blaming Illinois judge has been removed from his job following his unlawful overturning of a rape conviction he ruled on.

    Adams County Judge Robert Adrian was removed from the bench on Friday by The Illinois Courts Commission following a three-day hearing in Chicago last November. The decision says Adrian “engaged in multiple instances of misconduct”

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Welcome to my journey. It’s been a little rough but I still believe life is worth living. You’re most likely here because you saw the movie No Place to Hide on Amazon Prime or read about my beautiful daughter Rehtaeh. Life can take some horrible turns but it’s worth it to pick yourself up and keep going. There is healing in adventure.



501, 2024

A Year Ago

January 5th, 2024|Categories: Random Posts, Road Trip|Tags: , |

This time last year we were camping in Arizona with no idea what lay ahead for us. We knew we wanted to live in or around Ottawa, Ontario, so we could be closer to my family. A year later we have a wonderful home,

1012, 2023

Happy Birthday Rae

December 10th, 2023|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: |

Today marked another milestone, 10 years without Rehtaeh. 10 birthdays missed. I was starting to feel really anxious about today. With Christmas coming it usually gets sad and this year we're living close family for the first time and experiencing some new feelings. Today

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