22 Nov '11, 3am

Is there a need for SlutWalk Singapore? - "People who don’t live in Singapore might think that we have the...

Is there a need for SlutWalk Singapore? - "People who don’t live in Singapore might think that we have the...

SlutWalk will be coming to Singapore if everything goes according to plan. It is planned for 4 December 2011, 4pm at Hong Lim Park. There will also be workshops on relevant issues on 3 Dec. For the uninitiated, SlutWalk is a protest march against explaining or excusing rape by referring to any aspect of a woman’s appearance. It started in Toronto, Canada, where a police officer suggested that to remain safe, “women should avoid dressing like sluts.” The first SlutWalk took place on 3 April 2011 in Toronto and started to spread worldwide. I can understand why the people in Canada organise SlutWalk to protest against the police officer’s comment. But do we have this problem in Singapore? Do we blame the rape victim for wearing revealing clothes? Here’s a quote from the SlutWalk Singapore Facebook page . We are proudly taking a stand against sexual violence and the bully tact...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2011/11/22/is-there-a-need-for-slutwalk...

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