Conversations

Conversations

Why do we silence sexual assault conversations? Sexual assault in my opinion is a very controversial topic. Not in the sense that people agree or disagree in its seriousness but rather in the degree of how prevalent discussions and conversations surrounding sexual assault should be in our society. I bet if I asked you to define what exactly sexual assault was, a lot of you would be able to give me an answer that is relatively close to its legal definition.  Some of you might even be able to go a step further and recite some facts and statistics surrounding sexual assault. But how many of these facts and statistics would be related to the mental and emotional components of being sexually assaulted? It seems as if the only time it’s okay talking about sexual assault openly is when you’re talking about it in terms of numbers or facts. Why? Because it’s just easier that way, by choosing an apathetic route towards...
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Consent Event 2018

Consent Event 2018

CONSENT EVENT Walk & Fun Run 8:30 am Registration Opens 10:00 am Race Start Saturday, May 26th, 2018 Broadmoor Lake Park, Sherwood Park   Join us for our 3rd Annual Consent Event Fun Run/Walk!!! All money raised will go directly in supporting those who have been impacted by sexual violence. This year we added some extra incentives to our pledges. If you can raise $1000 for SAFFRON, we will give you a $100 gift card to a place of your choice!! You can download our Pledge Form on our Facebook Page!  Sign up today at Running Room Website!   HUGE Thank You to our 2018 Sponsors!!!     ...
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