04 Dec '11, 1pm

Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest

Hundreds gather for Singapore 'SlutWalk' protest

Volunteer Ms Vanessa Liew (right) shows a participant a flyer in support of the 'SlutWalk' movement at Hong Lim Park in Singapore on Sunday, Dec 4, 2011. Singaporeans gathered at the downtown park to protest sexual violence against women as part of the global 'SlutWalk' movement. -- PHOTO: AP (AP) - Hundreds of people gathered at a park in Singapore on Sunday to protest sexual violence against women as part of the global 'SlutWalk' movement. The event featured live music, speeches and a women's Muay Thai martial arts exhibition at downtown Singapore's Speakers' Corner, the only public outdoor space where demonstrations are allowed in the Southeast Asian country. Participants at the rally did not dress provocatively as some activists have in SlutWalks in United States and Canadian cities. 'The idea was not to vamp it up, because women can get raped regardless of what they'r...

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(AP) SINGAPORE — Hundreds of people gathered at a park in Singapore on Sunday to protest sexual violence against women as ...

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SINGAPORE (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered at a park in Singapore on Sunday to protest sexual violence against women as ...

#singapore Wow! 253 ppl are attending SlutWalk ...

thingstodosingapore.com 04 Dec '11, 12am

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theonlinecitizen.com 07 Dec '11, 1am

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timeoutsingapore.com 30 Nov '11, 11am

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blog.limkitsiang.com 03 Dec '11, 10am

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blog.limkitsiang.com 03 Dec '11, 10am

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channelnewsasia.com 02 Dec '11, 12pm

SINGAPORE: Singapore electronics firm Hi-P International said it is in discussion with workers and relevant authorities to...

Do you know what @slutwalksg is really about?

todayonline.com 02 Dec '11, 7am

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Myanmar president signs protest bill

channelnewsasia.com 03 Dec '11, 3pm

YANGON: Myanmar's president has formally approved a bill allowing citizens to protest peacefully if they have permission, ...