IN PICTURES: Rape culture protested in Tel Aviv 'SlutWalk'

Hundreds of demonstrators at Tel Aviv's 2017 "SlutWalk" called for an end to sexual harassment and assault.

By JPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS
May 14, 2017 13:56
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People take part in a "SlutWalk" protest, during which several hundred participants march through the centre of Tel Aviv, May 12, 2017.. (photo credit: AVSHALOM SASSONI/MAARIV)

Several hundred people took part in the annual "SlutWalk" protest, Friday, by marching through central Tel Aviv in a rally against sexual harassment and assault.

The protest culminated in a rally at Tel Aviv's Habimah Square where demonstrators gathered and chanted slogans such as "No means no!"

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The worldwide SlutWalk movement began after a Toronto policeman suggested in 2011 that women could avoid sexual assault by not dressing like a "slut."

People take part in a "SlutWalk" protest, during which several hundred participants march through the centre of Tel Aviv, May 12, 2017 (Avshalom Sassoni/Maariv)


People take part in a "SlutWalk" protest, during which several hundred participants march through the centre of Tel Aviv, May 12, 2017. (Avshalom Sassoni/Maariv)


People take part in a "SlutWalk" protest, during which several hundred participants march through the centre of Tel Aviv, May 12, 2017. (Avshalom Sassoni/Maariv)



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