Youth in the community of Canso have identified hypersexualization and media pressure as a problem in their lives.
With the support of the Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association, They have been developing a plan to counter the effects of hypersexualization on young men and women in Canso.
The hypersexualization of women in the media and culture has becoming a growing concern over the past 10 years. How is it are these false representations of women and girls affecting our culture and the increase in violence towards women?
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These young leaders are seeking feedback, constructive criticism, ideas, support, and help from the community in refining and realizing this action plan.
Where: Canso Library
When: Wednesday, Sept. 5th from 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Who: Anyone and everyone living in the Canso area is wanted and welcome to attend.
* Snacks will be provided *