New Zealand uses threats against young Australian woman activist to ban rap artist
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Talitha Stone speaks out about the campaign to stop Snoop Dogg visiting Australia
Just before Christmas I learned that Snoop Dogg (AKA Snoop Lion) would be kicking off a national tour for Big Day Out.Read more
Immigration Minister: revoke pimp rapper Snoop Dogg’s visa
Self confessed pimp “Snoop Dogg” to tour Australia in 2014
A petition has been launched on Change.org calling for the Minister for Immigration Scott Morrison to revoke the visa of US rapper and self-confessed pimp Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion aka Calvin Broadus.Read more
Who said it: Rapist or Lads Mag?
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Tell MTV: No awards for rape culture and Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines"
Robin Thicke's video "Blurred Lines" has been nominated for three awards at the MTV Video Music Awards including Best Male Video, Best Collaboration and Video of the Year.
Please sign this petition calling on MTV to remove "Blurred Lines" from nomination for any awards for its blatant promotion of rape culture #noblurredlines Petition now closed.Read more
Twitter: It's time for a zero tolerance policy to threats and abuse
From Talitha Stone's petition on Change.org:
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Twitter: Add a report abuse button to tweets
Women should be able to speak out without facing rape threats
Collective Shout activist Talitha Stone has launched a petition calling on Twitter to add a report abuse button to tweets. Please sign and share widely.Read more
Earlwolf feat. Tyler, the Creator and Earl Sweatshirt: Live review
Steve Wood, 28, reviews Tyler, the Creator Sydney concert
"Victim, victim, honey you’re my fifth one”
“Rape a pregnant bitch and tell my friends I had a threesome.”
- Tyler, the Creator
Eatons Hill Hotel refuses to cancel Tyler the Creator show despite assault at Sydney gig
As reported in the Sydney Morning Herald:
NSW Police have confirmed they are investigating a sexual assault at a gig where US rapper Tyler, the Creator was performing.
A NSW Police spokesman confirmed it was investigating a sexual assault report made by a woman during a concert at the Enmore Theatre on Thursday night. He said no formal statement had been taken yet.
Collective Shout releases live footage of rap artist's vicious tirade against young female activist
Collective Shout has uploaded a YouTube video of US rap artist Tyler the Creator engaging in a vicious tirade against a young female activist during a Sydney all ages gig last night. The footage was recorded by a Collective Shout supporter in the audience.
The 24-year-old anti-violence against women activist has been engaged in the campaign of grassroots movement Collective Shout against the Australian tour of Tyler Gregory Okonma aka Tyler, the Creator. Collective Shout has called on Immigration Minister Brendan O’Connor to revoke his visa.