The crimes against Leah's daughter highlighted significant problems with many of the institutions parents rely to keep their children safe and eventually, this story would the catalyst for change. It’s just a shame that Leah’s daughter Rehteah had to pay for those changes with her life.
Happy Birthday Rehtaeh! You would be turning 25 today and all I felt this morning when I got up was immense saddness. I cried so hard for you today, and for all the yesterdays we never had a chance to share.
31 years ago today a self-described anti-feminist, walked into École Polytechnique in Montreal, separated the women from the men, and murdered 12 engineering students, a university clerk, and a student nurse.
My site has been down for the past couple weeks as I worked on an update and made some changes. Just getting things ready for the upcoming book release (still looking at May 2021). Please take care of yourself and stay safe. COVID-19 has been an international nightmare and it’s going to take a heavy toll on our mental health. If you need help reach out or if you know someone alone give the ma call. We’re in this together and together we can get through it.
Finally getting my head to a place where I understand how important it is to connect with nature. We laid under this beautiful tree and felt so at peace. Wishing you a good day 🙏🏻❤️
Daisy Coleman, a powerful and much loved advocate for sexual assault victims has died by suicide, according to her mom. She was only 23 years old. Daisy's mom wrote on Facebook a heartbreaking message about her death: “She was my best friend and amazing daughter. I think she had to make it seem like I
"I believe that there are three levels of change upon which we can alter gender-based violence: self, community and the world."Kevin Vowles Having spent the past seven years speaking to hundreds of young men about gender based violence and sexual assault, one thing that always stands out to me is their willingness to do something
A day I used to fear has arrived again. Fathers Day. This year it feels different, almost relieving, like my mind has moved to accept what I can't change. This year I can hear her voice. I know it's what she would want and what she would say if she only could. "Happy Fathers Day!"
This is an older video I recently found. The Japanese news network sent a journalist and camera crew all the way to Halifax to shoot this segment.
A 19-year-old Black Lives Matter protester Oluwatoyin Salau has been found dead days after tweeting that a man who offered her a ride to church had molested her, according to reports on Twitter. Salau was last seen in Tallahassee, Florida, on June 6, reported USA Today citing the Tallahassee Police Department. Before she disappeared, Salau posted