SNA - Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest at Speakers' Corner

SNA - Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest at Speakers' Corner

(AP) SINGAPORE — Hundreds of people gathered at a park in Singapore on Sunday to protest sexual violence against women as part of the global "SlutWalk" movement, in a rare public demonstration in the tightly controlled city state. The event featured live music, speeches and a women's Muay Thai martial arts exhibition at downtown Singapore's Speakers' Corner, the only public outdoor space where demonstrations are allowed in the Southeast Asian country. Full story Related: SlutWalkers hold rare rally in Singapore - France24 Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest - Herald Tribune SlutWalkers hold rare rally in Singapore - AFP

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Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest

Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest

straitstimes.com 04 Dec '11, 1pm

Volunteer Ms Vanessa Liew (right) shows a participant a flyer in support of the 'SlutWalk' movement at Hong Lim Park in Si...

And the articles are starting to come in! @crys...

sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Dec '11, 2pm

SINGAPORE (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered at a park in Singapore on Sunday to protest sexual violence against women as ...

#singapore Wow! 253 ppl are attending SlutWalk ...

thingstodosingapore.com 04 Dec '11, 12am

Hi folks! Welcome to the Facebook event page for the main event of SlutWalk Singapore 2011. On 4th December 2011, Singapor...

Police waive permit for SlutWalk event at Speak...

straitstimes.com 02 Dec '11, 1am

The police are letting SlutWalk, an anti-sexual violence event, be held on Sunday at Speakers' Corner without a permit. Th...

Police give SlutWalk event at Speakers' Corner the go-ahead

Police give SlutWalk event at Speakers' Corner ...

straitstimes.com 29 Nov '11, 11am

The police have given the go-ahead for an anti-sexual violence event, SlutWalk, due to be held on Sunday at Speakers' Corn...

Speakers' Corner: A symbol for the future

Speakers' Corner: A symbol for the future

theonlinecitizen.com 13 Dec '11, 1am

In addition, threats to public order can be resolved quickly. The Kreta Ayer Neighbourhood Police Post is adjacent to Spea...

@orbakat @vaidehi_s Thought you all would like to take a look at this wtf-ery on SlutWalk

@orbakat @vaidehi_s Thought you all would like ...

theonlinecitizen.com 07 Dec '11, 1am

But this is not proof of victim blaming in Singapore. Section 157(d) was a law inherited from Victorian England – a cultur...

In spite of spending hundreds of millions on I....

tankinlian.blogspot.com 03 Dec '11, 7am

In spite of our banks spending hundreds of million dollars on their I.T. systems, Singapore is actually quite backward. Ma...

Gov: NParks to enhance night lighting at the Si...

nparks.gov.sg 03 Dec '11, 4pm

As part of efforts to turn some of our popular parks into attractive night-time destinations, the National Parks Board wil...

LOL The lady organizing SlutWalk Singapore is named Vanessa Ho. Love it!

LOL The lady organizing SlutWalk Singapore is n...

timeoutsingapore.com 30 Nov '11, 11am

published on Nov 30 2011 - 13:20 Let’s get this clear: SlutWalk is not about women’s right to dress sexily. It is about th...

Do you know what @slutwalksg is really about?

todayonline.com 02 Dec '11, 7am

SINGAPORE- They have been accused of "glorifying sluts" or campaigning for "the right to dress sexy", but the organisers o...