What to do if she tells you she’s been assaulted

She is your friend, mother, wife, sister, girlfriend, fiance, co-worker, employee, student, boss, etc. Whoever she is there are a few things you need to do to help her through this extremely difficult and sensitive time. Please note if a man comes to you with this same issue treat it the same. Statistically, women are … Continue reading What to do if she tells you she’s been assaulted

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Tips for Women Living in a Male-Dominated World

As a woman living in the Bay Area, I am fortunate to get to see true progress when it comes to gender equality. However, I know there is still so much work that needs to be done. I came up with a few ideas I try to live by and remind myself of all the … Continue reading Tips for Women Living in a Male-Dominated World

Ending Sexual Violence

A couple weeks ago I had the opportunity to go to a talk given by Keith Edwards, who is a "speaker and educator on sexual violence prevention, men's identity, social justice education, and curricular approaches." I am so glad I skipped the last half of my math lecture to attend this talk. He has been giving … Continue reading Ending Sexual Violence

Me Too.

I am reblogging a post from a friend of mine from The Shitty Housewife. I am not ready to share my experiences, but I appreciate other men and women who are willing to share. I love how open Jan is about her experiences and her way with words. I completely agree with her when she … Continue reading Me Too.