Bill Cosby and Victim-Blaming

The New York post recently published an article where they detailed how Bill Cosby has hired a team of private investigators to find out personal information about his accusers. The method of attempting to discredit survivors through their personal history is not a new one. Historically, this kind of information has been used against female survivors in particular. In the...
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No One Asks For It!

On Friday May 2nd 2014, we invite you to join SAVIS and the thousands of individuals and organizations across Canada wearing purple in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month and the No One Asks For It! campaign. We know that sexual abuse and sexualized violence in our communities is far more common than most people think. According to a 2006 Statistics Canada report, ...
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