What’s Current: President ‘Grab them by the pussy’ declares April to be National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

Despite having been accused of sexual assault by 12 women in the past year, U.S. President Donald Trump has declared April to be National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. During this announcement on Friday, Trump said, “Women, children, and men have inherent dignity that should never be violated.”

A 14-year-old boy has been charged for his involvement in a sexual assault that was livestreamed on Facebook last month.

When the UK government promised to donate funds from the “tampon tax” to women’s charities, no one predicted that meant an anti-abortion organization would receive £250,000.

Comedian Russell Peters makes a joke about sexually assaulting girls at the Junos.

China’s hottest new “boy band” is actually made up of androgynous young women.

Meghan Murphy
Meghan Murphy

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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.

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