This site uses cookies. By accepting cookies you can optimise your browsing experience. Read more.
USA: Hundreds join Amber Rose's LA SlutWalk in bid to end rape culture03:16

USA: Hundreds join Amber Rose's LA SlutWalk in bid to end rape culture

United States, Los Angeles
October 7, 2018 at 03:08 GMT +00:00 · Published

Hundreds of protesters joined the so-called SlutWalk in Los Angeles on Saturday in opposition to rape culture, which includes victim blaming and slut shaming sexual assault victims.

Dressed in provocative outfits, women and men of all ages took to the streets to participate in the annual festival, organised by model Amber Rose.

They were met by several groups of counter-protesters, including alleged sex workers, who disrupted the march arguing that Amber Rose had not invited their collective to participate.

"Sex workers weren't included in this march. Amber Rose was a stripper and that's how she got started and a lot of people started this protest. But she turned her back on us and didn't include us in this rally," explained one of the counter-protesters.

USA: Hundreds join Amber Rose's LA SlutWalk in bid to end rape culture03:16
No Account? Sign up!
Description

Hundreds of protesters joined the so-called SlutWalk in Los Angeles on Saturday in opposition to rape culture, which includes victim blaming and slut shaming sexual assault victims.

Dressed in provocative outfits, women and men of all ages took to the streets to participate in the annual festival, organised by model Amber Rose.

They were met by several groups of counter-protesters, including alleged sex workers, who disrupted the march arguing that Amber Rose had not invited their collective to participate.

"Sex workers weren't included in this march. Amber Rose was a stripper and that's how she got started and a lot of people started this protest. But she turned her back on us and didn't include us in this rally," explained one of the counter-protesters.

Top downloads in last 24 hours
Pool for subscribers only
01:24
Argentina: Quilmes pays tribute to Diego Armando Maradona at Centenario Stadium Argentina: Quilmes pays tribute to Diego Armando Maradona at Centenario Stadium
November 28, 2020 at 00:26 GMT +00:00
02:54
Thailand: Primates go ape for the Monkey Buffet FestivalThailand: Primates go ape for the Monkey Buffet Festival
November 29, 2020 at 07:56 GMT +00:00
01:49
France: Police use tear gas as protests against new security law escalateFrance: Police use tear gas as protests against new security law escalate
November 28, 2020 at 18:29 GMT +00:00
02:59
France: Chaos hits Paris as protesters clash with police at anti-security bill demoFrance: Chaos hits Paris as protesters clash with police at anti-security bill demo
November 28, 2020 at 23:30 GMT +00:00
01:45
France: Police use water cannon, protesters respond with fireworks as Paris demo turns violentFrance: Police use water cannon, protesters respond with fireworks as Paris demo turns violent
November 29, 2020 at 00:07 GMT +00:00
04:17
Turkey: Istanbul craftsman designs luxurious gold and silver masks amid pandemicTurkey: Istanbul craftsman designs luxurious gold and silver masks amid pandemic
November 28, 2020 at 21:30 GMT +00:00
05:02
Flexi granny! 82-y/o Chinese nan becomes viral star thanks to her extreme stretchesFlexi granny! 82-y/o Chinese nan becomes viral star thanks to her extreme stretches
November 27, 2020 at 10:04 GMT +00:00
02:59
Argentina: Thousands march against abortion rights in Buenos AiresArgentina: Thousands march against abortion rights in Buenos Aires
November 29, 2020 at 06:45 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:47
Indonesia: Lewotolo volcano erupts spewing ash into skyIndonesia: Lewotolo volcano erupts spewing ash into sky
November 29, 2020 at 05:56 GMT +00:00
02:30
Egypt: Thousands gather to celebrate Al Ahly's CAF Champions League winEgypt: Thousands gather to celebrate Al Ahly's CAF Champions League win
November 28, 2020 at 13:53 GMT +00:00
02:22
France: Clashes erupt and fires rage as Parisians protest security billFrance: Clashes erupt and fires rage as Parisians protest security bill
November 28, 2020 at 16:37 GMT +00:00
02:33
UK: Arrests made at London anti-lockdown rallyUK: Arrests made at London anti-lockdown rally
November 28, 2020 at 14:18 GMT +00:00
02:11
Italy: Floods wreak havoc and kill at least 3 in SardiniaItaly: Floods wreak havoc and kill at least 3 in Sardinia
November 28, 2020 at 18:50 GMT +00:00
03:31
Ice rink opens in Moscow's Red Square spreading holiday cheer Ice rink opens in Moscow's Red Square spreading holiday cheer
November 29, 2020 at 00:59 GMT +00:00
03:59
Iran: Protesters decry 'cowardly assassination' of nuclear scientist and demand reprisalIran: Protesters decry 'cowardly assassination' of nuclear scientist and demand reprisal
November 28, 2020 at 20:03 GMT +00:00
01:59
UK: More arrests made at anti-lockdown protest in LondonUK: More arrests made at anti-lockdown protest in London
November 28, 2020 at 19:19 GMT +00:00
02:30
Germany: United in denial - COVID sceptics hold joint protest at German-Polish borderGermany: United in denial - COVID sceptics hold joint protest at German-Polish border
November 28, 2020 at 21:08 GMT +00:00
View all videos