Tag: avalon

Join the Rolling Revolution

Cats Call Back! Calling all cool cats, fat cats, tom cats, felines, and familiars. We’re hissing at street harassment and sexualized violence and saying no more will we feel unsafe walking, running, rolling, skating, and strolling in our city. No more will we allow a culture which tells us that cat calls are just compliments. … Continued

ConsentFEST 2012

Have you heard of ConsentFEST yet? ConsentFEST is a 1.5 day conference presented by the South House Sexual and Gender Resource Centre (aka SoHo, formerly the Dalhousie Women’s Centre) and the Saint Mary’s Women’s Centre. ConsentFEST strives to create spaces where everyone can gain a broader understanding of how consent narratives, sex-positivity, and challenging rape culture can come … Continued

Adopt-A-Dread for Avalon

Melinda Norris has been growing her hair for ten years. It’s locked in dreads up to one metre long. And she’s about to shave it all off. Melinda’s baring her scalp to raise funds for the Avalon Sexual Assault Centre. Avalon provides services for those affected by sexual violence. Unfortunately, they have a six month … Continued