Denim Day grew out of a 1998 Italian Supreme Court decision that overturned a rape conviction because the victim wore tight jeans. The judges reasoned the victim’s tight jeans meant that she had to have helped her assailant remove them, implying consent. People all over the world were outraged, and wearing jeans became an international symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes and myths surrounding sexual assault.

Denim Day grew out of a 1998 Italian Supreme Court decision that overturned a rape conviction because the victim wore tight jeans. The judges reasoned the victim’s tight jeans meant that she had to have helped her assailant remove them, implying consent. People all over the world were outraged, and wearing jeans became an international symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes and myths surrounding sexual assault.

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#NOMORE PSA: "Speechless" Actors and actresses try to speak out about domestic violence but it's hard. Watch what happens.

We still have a lot of work to do to make sure ALL doors are open to ALL women ALL around the world!

We still have a lot of work to do to make sure ALL doors are open to ALL women ALL around the world!

Company Conducts Skype Interviews for a Job With Extremely Stringent Requirements And No Pay

Company Conducts Skype Interviews for a Job With Extremely Stringent Requirements And No Pay

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The worst thing we do to girls. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, TedxEuston. Link to video: www.youtube.com/...

The worst thing we do to girls.

The worst thing we do to girls. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, TedxEuston. Link to video: www.youtube.com/...

The best response we've heard to Daniel Tosh's 'misquoted' rape jokes

The best response we've heard to Daniel Tosh's 'misquoted' rape jokes

Poster, "Don't Be That Guy" campaign, by SAVE (Sexual Assault Voices of Edmonton), Edmonton, Alberta, 2010

Poster, "Don't Be That Guy" campaign, by SAVE (Sexual Assault Voices of Edmonton), Edmonton, Alberta, 2010

Ways to Take Action to End Sexual Assault: Challenge victim-blaming.

Ways to Take Action to End Sexual Assault

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