Krista Ford Tweet

Asking the Real Questions About Sexual Assault

Sandra Hawken Diaz | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Living
Sandra Hawken Diaz

Last week, I found myself -- yet again -- explaining why it is wrong to blame women for being sexually assaulted. Since a woman can be deemed "bad" for anything from wearing a short skirt, to not covering her hair, to having an opinion of her own, the game is clearly rigged. So I don't play. I don't care what a woman wears, says, or does: she does not deserve to be sexually assaulted. Period. Let's ask the real questions.

Women's Advocates Heartbroken Over 'Dress Like A Whore' Tweet

CBC | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Living

Krista Ford may have apologized for advising women to not "dress like a whore" to avoid a sexual assault, but the tweet by the niece of the Toronto ma...

Thanks Krista Ford, Now I'm Suffering From Rape Fatigue

Devon Murphy | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada
Devon Murphy

This Krista Ford "don't dress like a whore" thing has really put me over the edge -- truly. I am experiencing the pinnacle of what Jezebel's Erin Gloria Ryan coined "Rape Fatigue." Assuming many of you are also suffering from this enraging affliction based on the last seven or so days of the news cycle, I'll keep the recapping to a minimum and just get right to it: everyone needs to stop telling women how not to get raped. Now.