Them Wifies: The Josephine project
The Josephine project works with women with learning disabilities. Josephine is an anatomically correct “larger than life” cloth person and a creative learning resource. Through the use of drama, role playing and interactive group activities the project works with women with learning disabilities to promote awareness around vital health and relationship issues.
Things We Don't Talk About
This pack is designed to assist in work with girls and young women on the issues of abusive relationships, sexual exploitation and abuse. It consists of a series of exercises presented in three parts:
1. Setting the scene
2. The main issue
3. Going forward with confidence
and can be used in a variety of ways, including for PSE lessons with girls, information workshops, girls' groups etc.
THINK U KNOW
The Thinkuknow website provides a range of age specific resources deigned to help children and young people stay safe online and also look out for their friends. It also provides information for Parents and Carers and teachers and youth workers.
This Boy's Life
DIRECTOR: Michael Caton- Jones
NOTEABLE APPEARANCES: Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert Di Niro, Ellen Barkin
BASED ON THE BOOK BY: Tobias Wolff
DATE OF RELEASE: 1993
RUNNING TIME: 115 mins
This is not an invitation to rape me
The 'This is Not an Invitation to Rape Me' campaign seeks to challenge attitudes that blame women for being raped, because of what they were wearing, or drinking, or because they were intimate with or in a relationship with the rapist.
There is a range of campaign material available for use in schools.
Tina: What's Love Got to Do with It
DIRECTOR: Brian Gibson
BASED ON A BOOK BY: Tina Turner
NOTEABLE APPEARANCES: Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne
RELEASE DATE: 1993
RUNNING TIME: 118 mins
KEY THEMES/ ISSUES: Domestic violence
Tony Porter: A call to men
At TEDWomen, Tony Porter makes a call to men everywhere: Don't "act like a man." Telling powerful stories from his own life, he shows how this mentality, drummed into so many men and boys, can lead men to disrespect, mistreat and abuse women and each other. His solution: Break free of the "man box."
Short clip in which Jackson Katz, an American activist, talks about constructions of masculinity and their relation to men's violence. The video is geared towards "encouraging college and high school students to systematically examine the relationship between pop-cultural imagery and the social construction of masculine identities".