Back in September, Mekanism rolled out its “It’s On Us” sexual assault awareness PSA for the United States government, enlisting the help of celebrities (including actor Jon Hamm), along with President Barack Obama and Vice President...Show More Summary
Today’s Cool Site of the Day is #NoMore NO MORE is a new unifying symbol designed to galvanize greater awareness and action to end domestic violence and sexual assault. Supported by major organizations working to address these urgent...Show More Summary
President Obama's Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett spoke with us about "It's on Us" - the White House's new awareness and action campaign to end the horrifying pattern of sexual assault on American college campuses. It's not just universities...Show More Summary
by zic The Obama Administration has launched a campaign to help raise awareness of sexual assault on campus, It’s On Us, that includes taking a pledge: To Recognize that non-consensual sex is sexual assault. To Identify situations in which sexual assault may occur. To Intervene in situations where consent has not or cannot be given.…
On Friday President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden announced the White House’s “It’s On Us” campaign designed to heighten the public’s awareness of sexual assault. Working in collaboration with Generation Progress, a progressive political non-profit focused on college campuses,...
The 'It’s On Us' campaign raises awareness to help prevent sexual violence on college campuses
It's On Us is the White House's new "public awareness and action campaign designed to prevent sexual assault at colleges and universities," and it has some pretty big-name entertainment and gaming supporters behind it. Way to go, guys. We like you all a lot.
To help raise awareness for the "It's On Us" campaign, TV stars Kerry Washington, Jon Hamm, Connie Britton, Joel McHale, Questlove and more joined forces with President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden for a new PSA.In the video,...Show More Summary
In addition to destroying ISIS, the White House is committed to a battle against campus sexual assault at home. "It's On Us," a newly unveiled awareness campaign, includes celebrity spokespeople alongside President Obama and Vice President Biden to say that stopping sexual assault depends on everyone, but mostly men.At least... More »
Columbia University students are rallying around Emma Sulkowicz to raise awareness about sexual assault
As our country moves forward with awareness and acknowledgment of the epidemic of rape on campus, someone's been left behind: our college men. While momentum is growing for a Senate bill which cracks down on sexual assault on campus, college men are grumbling about their plight. Show More Summary
Small animals are aware of humans and behave differently (or disappear entirely) when humans are present. This is why nature photographers often leave their camera with a remote (or simply rolling) to capture the natural behavior of those animals. And this is exactly what youtuber delicious fishes did when leaving some sunflower seeds and peanuts [...]Show More Summary
Ready to fight the sexual assault epidemic, Jada Pinkett Smith announced that she is taking a stand. The 42-year-old actress is raising awareness for the viral #JusticeforJada campaign by using her niece’s tragic experience as an example. Jada...Show More Summary
What?!? Jada Pinkett Smith Speaks Out About Sexual Assault Via UsMagazine Jada Pinkett Smith is taking a stand. The actress, 42, is raising awareness about sexual assault after both the very public #JusticeforJada campaign and her own niece’s harrowing
The issue of sexual assault on college campuses came up on Sunday night's Miss USA pageant. When Nia Sanchez, who ultimately won the contest, was asked about the problem in the interview portion of the program, she said, "More awareness...Show More Summary
When JWT Singapore was tapped by the Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE) to create an educational campaign about date rape, the agency decided to go in a different direction. The result was Guardian Angel, a personal safety accessory line that looks like jewelry but is also designed to get women out of dangerous situations. Show More Summary
This week, health advocates and activists working to end sexual violence join in solidarity to raise awareness about the serious impact of sexual assault on women's health, as part of National Women's Health Week. In reflecting on this...Show More Summary
As you might be aware, an anonymous group at DePaul University is claiming that the university and athletic departments are covering up an epidemic of sexual assault. The group has dropped banners, disrupted a yearly discussion group...Show More Summary
A Massachusetts state official has apologized for sending out a tweet last night in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month that declared sexual assault "always avoidable," like we live in a world where we are video game avatars spending our days just dodging the rapes that happen to fly our way. Read more...
Massachusetts' government Twitter account, @MassGov, ended sexual assault awareness month in one of the worst ways possible. The account drew criticism from followers after it tweeted a message on Wednesday night that called sexual assault...Show More Summary