“If men want to reap the rewards of feminism, want to help out, we have to do more than just soak up kudos and make token gestures and preach to the choir. We have to speak to other men, we have to convince them.”
Media and popular stereotypes about sexual assault are still a long way from reality, say organizers.
In 2016 victims of sexual violence still have to live through their trauma in a culture of slut-shaming and victim-blaming.
St. John’s residents demand an end to sexual violence, slut-shaming, victim-blaming, and rape culture. Photos by Jenne Nolan.