Category Archives: Sexual Assault

This sums up the entirety of my feelings and experiences with the Giomeshi case. https://afateofpossibilities.wordpress.com/2016/03/25/this-isnt-about-the-ghomeshi-case/

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Politics of therapy

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/15/why-therapists-should-talk-politics/ This article is hugely important… and it was life changing for me to be able to have a therapist who was political. The reality is folks go to therapists for a multitude of reasons, but most all of them … Continue reading

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I really wanna know.

Hey University of Victoria, I’m just curious…. How many bicycle theft complainants have had to go through EQHR or the Judicial affairs process before they were counted as stats? Do thefts have to be reported to the police, have the … Continue reading

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UVic’s transanatgonism and continued sexual violence is not going away

I have seen a lot of talk from folks about the statement Jamie Cassels released today about sexualized violence. I have already posted my thoughts on it in relation to sexualized violence that has been making the news, but I … Continue reading

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UVic releases statement on Sexualized Violence and it is bull.

First I want to acknowledge that Jamie Cassels statement can be celebratory for folks and those who’ve been impacted by sexualized violence and that is 100% absolutely without a doubt, valid. Anyone with these experiences can feel however they want … Continue reading

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Dandelion Crazy… I am only as crazy as the world makes me… Just like a dandelion that loses its mind to the wind.

I have been having a lot of conversations recently around addictions, homelessness, mental health, abuse, and the like. Last night I went to an amazing benefit concert around mental health and heard some courageous people tell their stories and all … Continue reading

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Response to discussion around “I didn’t report because fuck you”.

Okay, so I came across an article called, “I didn’t report because Fuck You”. It is a great article on why reporting a sexual assault is never the responsibility of the person who was assaulted. https://anotherjiltedex.wordpress.com/2014/11/02/i-didnt-report-because-fuck-you/ Since this post, a … Continue reading

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