'Oh Sorry, Does My Dress Make You Feel Like a Rapist Today?'

Hundreds of survivors and supporters hit the streets of HK on Sunday as part of the International SlutWalk, the ongoing worldwide movement sparked by a Toronto police officer's statement that if women wanted to avoid rape, they should not dress like "sluts". » 11/26/12 10:00am 11/26/12 10:00am

Influential Toronto Woman Dispenses Safety Advice: 'Don't Dress Like a…

WTF is wrong with Toronto's first family? Shortly after police warned women about a series of local sexual assaults in a news conference, Krista Ford, daughter of Councilor Doug Ford and niece of Mayor Rob Ford, tweeted: "Stay alert, walk tall, carry mace, take self-defence classes & don't dress like a whore" along… » 8/30/12 5:15pm 8/30/12 5:15pm

A Gentle Reminder That Slutoween Celebrants Are Asking For It

Ugh, feminists really are the worst. First, they tell you to bust out the lingerie to protest rape at SlutWalk, and then they demand you ditch your sexy mental patient Halloween costume for a dumpy Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor outfit. It's so incredibly confusing! That is, if you're a writer notorious for… » 10/31/11 11:15am 10/31/11 11:15am

Girls Told To Stop Wearing School Uniform Skirts To Ward Off Perv

Earlier this month, two girls who attend the private school Greenwood College were followed on the subway by a man who looked up their skirts. Police in Toronto are looking for the suspect and in the meantime, an officer advised that perverts can be kept at bay if kids don't wear their uniforms on public… » 10/13/11 10:25pm 10/13/11 10:25pm

What Does It Mean To Protest Like A Girl?

Depending on who you ask, Occupy Wall Street is either the inevitable outpouring populist outrage resulting from decades of corporate greed and abuse or a goalless collection of spoiled unemployed hippie sex fiends who just want to complain about something. Regardless of what you think about the protesters, the cause… » 10/11/11 3:40pm 10/11/11 3:40pm

A Glimpse At SlutWalks Across The Globe

SlutWalks have been popping up all over the world: South Africa, Indonesia, Berlin, and on Saturday, New York City. The following photos capture various SlutWalks throughout the globe, courtesy LIFE. Capture any great SlutWalk moments on your own camera? Leave 'em in the comments. » 10/03/11 6:45pm 10/03/11 6:45pm

Woman Catches Her Rapist In Traffic Jam, Helps Inspire Indonesia's Slut…

Slutwalks started after a Toronto cop suggested women could avoid rape by not dressing like sluts. They went way beyond Toronto, but it appears that the women of Jakarta had a more local example for their miniskirted march. » 9/19/11 4:05pm 9/19/11 4:05pm

South African Cabinet Member Says He Hopes To 'Get Lucky' At SlutWalk…

South African Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba tweeted at another government official, "Let's talk about the slut walk. Now, I wanna attend as an observer. Might get lucky." A spokesman claimed he didn't understand that SlutWalk was about sexual assault awareness. An estimated 2,000 women attended the Cape… » 8/22/11 4:20pm 8/22/11 4:20pm

Dress Means No

Berlin, Aug 13: A woman attends the Berlin 'SlutWalk,' which organizers described as a demonstration against those who blame the victims of sex crimes. The walk was held in response to a Toronto police officer who said women shouldn't dress like "sluts" if they want to avoid being raped. (Photo/Markus Schreiber) » 8/14/11 6:00pm 8/14/11 6:00pm

Sluts Like Me

Anti-porn feminist Gail Dines manages to completely miss the point of the Slut Walk marches being organized in cities around the country. Dines and her co-author think that the marchers are asserting their sexual liberation by clamoring for the right to be sluts. » 5/11/11 5:40pm 5/11/11 5:40pm

Mick Foley Brings It On Fox News

Maybe it was a coincidence that Mick Foley — currently on a fundraising drive for RAINN — was on the late-night Fox News show Red Eye last night just as the host went on a rant about Toronto's SlutWalk. But he wasn't just going to sit there. » 4/07/11 3:00pm 4/07/11 3:00pm

How A Victim-Blaming Cop Inspired Slutwalk

Remember the Toronto police officer who told an audience that if women wanted to avoid rape, they should not dress like "sluts"? That's how Slutwalk was born. » 3/31/11 5:50pm 3/31/11 5:50pm