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S.L.U.T Walk promotes stand against rape culture

S.L.U.T Walk promotes stand against rape culture

Travis Moody, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2017

Dozens of Eastern students gathered at the south entrance of Coleman Hall to participate in Eastern’s annual S.L.U.T. Walk Wednesday evening. The S.L.U.T. Walk, which stands for Satirically Lessening Unfair Theories, began when a Toronto police officer told women that they should “avoid dressing l...

Community to break the silence about sexual assault

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

October 3, 2017

In 2011, a police officer in Canada said women could avoid sexual assault by not dressing like sluts. This started a revolution around the world to fight victim blaming and slut-shaming, which EIU FEM will take part in 4:45 p.m. Wednesday at the south entrance of Coleman Hall. Participants can stand...

S.L.U.T. Walks take to the streets

S.L.U.T. Walks take to the streets

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

October 4, 2016

Mattoon resident Sue Dhermy was among the first participants to show up with a megaphone and SACIS shirt in hand to participate in EIU FEM’s fourth annual S.L.U.T. Walk Tuesday night. Dhermy was there to support sexual assault survivors and SACIS. “There should be zero tolerance of sexual assault on col...

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