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Because of prevalent gender roles, men and boys who face victimization and sexual assault are often ignored or laughed at because it is assumed that they always want sex. Example: “Don’t walk through/go into alleys.” This was a (paraphrased) statement from the Edmonton Police Service after a number of sexual assaults in the south side of the city.Rape culture or a rape-prone world describes a culture where sexual violence is normal and prevailing attitudes, norms, and behaviours excuse, minimize, and even propagate sexual violence. And here’s why it’s so problematic: It ignores the fact that women have a right – an unconditional, 100%, fundamental right – to be in public space, regardless of where that space is or their reasons for being there.I can’t answer for every woman, but let me explain why this woman is flipped out: Just about every woman, even those you consider ugly, have had at least one guy harass or threaten us because we didn’t have sex with him. For example, not too long ago I got a message from a guy who wanted to teach me a lesson by f-ing me up the ass with a broomstick.

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We are not just at risk of being beaten or raped for our sexual choices.

People can get mowed down with semi-automatic weapons.

But, that’s not the entirety of the message: the flip side is that dressing conservatively doesn’t save anyone from being sexually assaulted. That is why Grandmothers and people with disabilities, women living in poverty, and homeless boys and girls are often targets for sexual violence.

I remember going to my first Slut Walk event and seeing a woman wearing full-bodied pajamas with a sign “this is what I was wearing when I was raped”. The 2nd, work clothes: dress pants and a button up blouse @steenfox 1st of multiple times by the same family member was at 7…wearing pajamas.

It ignores the fact that, right now, it’s winter (and when the ‘advice’ was issued, it was bloody cold out) and going through an alley may be the quickest way to get to one’s destination.