Monthly Archives: November 2013

Rape ‘victor:’ ‘I survived you’

Sebetto confronts rapist, killer in court, tells him she, Jackson family will be heard. Jessica Cuffman Sandusky Register   Elizabeth Sebetto, 19, of Clyde, was held captive in the 42-year-old’s Campbell Street apartment for hours one night in early September 2012. … Continue reading

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Alabama Man Won’t Serve Prison Time for Raping 14-Year-Old

Austin Smith Clem raped a teenager three times. His punishment: supervision and probation. by Molly Redden Mother Jones Brian Jones, the Limestone County district attorney, tells Mother Jones that he is “reviewing available options to set aside this sentence and … Continue reading

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Join Us November 20!

Join Us for Petaluma’s 2014 ({V}) Season Informational Meeting Wednesday, November 20 Hello V-Sisters & V-Brothers, What a wild ride our 2013 ({V}) season was with the addition of One Billion Rising!  Thank You to all who participated! And now … Continue reading

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Chinese Women Defend Their Vaginas

by Rachel Lu Foreign Policy When 17 female students at the Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU), one of China’s most prestigious colleges, posted photographs of themselves holding up messages like “My Vagina Says: I Want Freedom,” they probably didn’t expect … Continue reading

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20% off Rising For Justice Attire!

Get ready for ONE BILLION RISING & V-DAY 2014! Get your 2014 Rising for Justice apparel now!  All orders are 20% off until November 12, 2013. Just enter the code EARLY20 at checkout!                 ORDER HERE!

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V-Day/OBR Petaluma Call for ART

 

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