Changing the conversation about sexual assault in the “rape capital of America”

Posted by Tom Megginson | 20-04-2013 21:52 | Category: Violence

Make Your Move Missoula - ending sexual violence

This campaign launched last year, but I just stumbled upon it today when Slutwalk Toronto shared one of the ads from Everyday Feminism‘s Facebook page.

Make Your Move Missoula is “a group of community organizations dedicated to ending sexual violence” in Montana, USA.

The positive message of standing up against rape culture is reminiscent of a trend we’ve been tracking by the American Association of University Women, The Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland, and Sexual Assault Voices of Edmonton.

Almost a year ago, Jezebel reported that the city of Missoula the was known as the “rape capital of America” due to an alarming number of sexual assaults at the University of Montana. This campaign is a reaction to that issue.

The creative may be a little gimmicky, but the conversation is an important one. It continues on Facebook, where people are sharing their “best moves” to end sexual violence.

Make Your Move Missoula - ending sexual violence

Make Your Move Missoula - ending sexual violence

Make Your Move Missoula - ending sexual violence

Make Your Move Missoula - ending sexual violence

Make Your Move Missoula
Slutwalk Toronto (Facebook)


Comments about Changing the conversation about sexual assault in the

Same old feminist nonsense: “women are too stupid and weak to make their own decisions.”

Ever heard a single feminist complain about a woman who might have taken advantage of a drunk man?  Nope - because - rightfully, men are expected to be responsible for their decisions when they drink.  But, the female doctrine is women are stupid and childlike and, therefore, need extra protection from their choices.

Posted by Dogma | 11-02-2014 06:39

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