Black. Lesbian. Feminist. Mother. Warrior. Poet. Audre Lorde’s written words taught me that my silence will not protect me, and that silence is not golden. I am a Black feminist lesbian who is a survivor of incest and rape. […]
Kate Rush Cook Speech at SlutWalk Philadelphia I felt the hand before I saw it. Squeezing my throat – choking me. Gasping for air. What is happening? I heard his voice, “Unlock the car, I am getting in.” His hand still on my throat, I gasped for air. I listened and complied with his demands. […]
The Route for SlutWalk Philadelphia’s March and Rally It’s official! Here’s the route for Philly’s first SlutWalk Philadelphia. Come on out and join us Saturday, August 6, 2011. We’ll meet at Kahn Park and proceed to City Hall.
Aishah Shahidah and Rebecca Traister Talk About SlutWalks with Marty Moss Coane on Radio Times Discussing SlutWalks with Radio Times host Marty Moss Coane are Aisha Shahidah and Rebecca Traister. Hear what these women have to say about the messages in the SlutWalk movement. Ms. Simmons an award-winning filmmaker of “NO! The Rape Documentary“, […]
Anti-Rape PSA This Scottish anti-rape public service announcement was released on June 28, 2011. Learn more at not ever. You can view the original video on YouTube.
Deepa Kumar and State Senator Daylin Leach Join as Keynote Speakers at SlutWalk Philadelphia’s First March and Rally! SlutWalk Philadelphia is excited to announce the addition of two more guest speakers at the August 6th event. State Senator Daylin Leach (D) representing the 17th senatorial district and Professor Deepa Kumar of Rutgers University will join […]
SlutWalk Philadelphia March and Rally Saturday, August 6, 2011 SlutWalk Philadelphia will demonstrate against victim-blaming and slut-shaming – a person’s appearance is not the cause of sexual assault – with a march and rally on Saturday, August 6, 2011. We will gather at Kahn Park in Center City (11th and Pine Streets) and step-off at […]
Petition to Remove Dan Rottenberg as Editor of the Broad Street Review A petition entitled, “Editor Who Blamed Lara Logan for Her Gang Rape Must Go!” is currently online at Change.org – a website providing online tools for grassroots campaigns seeking social change locally and globally. It is calling for the removal of Dan Rottenberg, […]