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"The rapist is still free": How British justice is failing victims of sexual violence

This piece originally appeared on Common Space 

Posted: March 14, 2017
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Rape Crisis launch 'I Just Froze' campaign

Rape Crisis launch 'I Just Froze' campaign

'I Just Froze' is a new campaign from Rape Crisis Scotland. The campaign challenges the narrative that says fighting back is the only correct response to rape.

Posted: March 10, 2017
Blog category: rape
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A Scottish approach to abortion

A Scottish approach to abortion

On Monday 12 December we attended the launch of Engender's report: 'Our bodies, our choice: the case for a Scottish approach to abortion'. 

Our Co-director Rachel Adamson sets out Zero Tolerance's stance on abortion and it is a fundamental part of women's rights.

Posted: December 13, 2016
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Will your MP vote to #ChangeHerStory?

On 16 December Eilidh Whiteford MP will hold a private member’s bill in Westminster to ratify the Istanbul Convention.
Posted: December 9, 2016
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Why we are taking a ‘whole schools’ approach to prevention

Why we are taking a ‘whole schools’ approach to prevention

Amy Marshall blogs about the Whole Schools Approach and why we need everyone on board to tackle gender inequality in education.
 

Posted: November 28, 2016
Blog category: prevention education
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10 tips for preventing violence against women in the workplace

10 tips for preventing violence against women in the workplace

Zero Tolerance's top 10 tips gathered from our PACT programme which advocates having a Violence Against Women policy in the workplace

Posted: October 27, 2016
Blog category: sexual harrassment
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Sexual harassment in schools

Sexual harassment in schools

Headlines have been dominated this week by reports highlighting the problem of sexual harassment in schools. While studies have focused on different areas, together they paint a coherent picture: sex and relationships education in schools is not up to scratch.

by Zero Tolerance Media & Events Officer, Lydia House

Posted: September 16, 2016
Blog category: feminism, early years, gender
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Media reporting and Spalding

Media reporting and Spalding

How media reporting fails when talking about men's violence against women.

by Zero Tolerance Media & Events Officer, Lydia House

Posted: August 9, 2016
Blog category: media
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Women, Media, Politics

Women, Media, Politics

This event was organised to discuss what it means to be a feminist in the public sphere – both for individuals and for politicians and women who are in the public eye.

Posted: July 2, 2016
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EU referendum - have your say

EU referendum - have your say

On Thursday 23 June, the UK is holding a referendum to decide whether we want to remain in the European Union or leave. 

Posted: June 15, 2016
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