Archives: rape

Walking home alone

“The patriarchy is a bitch, and I’m mad that my daughters have to grow up in it.”

Raising Richmond: A most important task

Two recent acts of violence against women help me remember what us parents of boys must do…

PHOTOS: SlutWalk Richmond

Photos from RVA’s first SlutWalk. Richmonder’s gathered in Monroe Park and walked to Byrd Park to bring awareness to sexual assault and victim blaming.

This weekend’s SlutWalk raises awareness of sexual assault

Helen Rogers has been raped twice, now she’s taking a global initiative to end sexual assaults and bringing it to RVA.