Word spread like wildfire through Facebook and Twitter, and anger about the comments began to coalesce around the idea of taking to the streets in protest. But there is no holding back the SlutWalkers now. Singles, couples, parents, sisters, brothers, children, friends. The first march was held in Toronto itself last month. I was 14 and raped in a stairwell wearing snowshoes and layers.
Diana. Age: 29.
Singles, couples, parents, sisters, brothers, children, friends.
Nancy. Age: 20.
SlutWalking gets rolling after cop's loose talk about provocative clothing
The SlutWalks have particularly taken off among college students, given the location of the officer's remarks and the high prevalence of sexual violence on campus. Organisers had expected about people to turn out, and were astonished when almost 3, people did so. Some 2, people have signed up via Facebook to attend a SlutWalk through Boston on Saturday, when they will chant "Yes means yes, no means no," and "Hey hey, ho ho, patriarchy has to go. Then he said: "I've been told I'm not supposed to say this — however, women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimised. I was 14 and raped in a stairwell wearing snowshoes and layers. SlutWalk Toronto continues to be the organisational focal point.