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Women and allies set to Take Back the Night

Marissa Montoya

October 6, 2015

One in four women in the U.S. will suffer some kind of sexual violence in her lifetime. #StopVictimBlaming Violent crimes and sexual assault against women, children and marginalized people are usually about the perpetrator having a need to assert power and control. While these types of crimes...

Women take back the night in Sacramento

Justyce Mirjanovic

September 17, 2014

Take Back the Night is an event where people from all different races, ethnicities and genders come together to protest violence and stand up for equality. This event will be the 35th annual Take Back the Night Sacramento.It will be held on Oct. 11 at 5 p.m. and will start at the Sacramento Native A...

Sac State students rally for sexual assault awareness

Jessica Heskin (right) speaks to students on Monday to spread sexual assault awareness at Sac State. 

Alex Slavas

April 20, 2012

Participants gathered for Sacramento State’s 11th annual “Take Back the Night” rally Monday evening in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The event featured speaker Sabrina Sadler, Sac State alumni and sexual assault survivor, who told her story to approximately 30 audience members. Foll...