A feminist outpost in the desert.
Saturday’s rally against hate speech and jokes about rape was a success thanks to the hard work and quick response of a lot of great people in the community. We had a nice turnout of about three dozen people, including parents, activists, advocates for survivors of sexual violence, and members of the Northwest Community Church. I represented the Nevada Coalition Against Sexual Violence as a member of their board.
Here’s a video of the three moms (including myself) who spoke:
The story has been picked up by different media outlets, too:
**UPDATE: I was quoted on SI.com regarding a new rash of comments made by Miguel Torres and Rashad Evans.