The Alliance has compiled a number of resources available for survivors, their friends and families, and professionals assisting survivors in New York City.
The New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault: Stand Up Against Rape Simulation "Game"ARCHIVED EVENT - Originally listed: February 20, 2009
Program: ***Media Advisory***
Rape Simulation "Game" Should Not Be Sold in U.S.
A Teenage Video “Game” Simulating Brutal Gang Rape And Other Horrifying Sexual Violence—Just Pulled By Amazon.Com—Will be the Subject of a news conference hosted by New York City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn and The New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault, who will call on all U.S. video distributors to refuse its distribution or sale, on Monday, February 23rd At 11:00 AM on the steps of City Hall in Manhattan.
The “Game” Is Now Available In The U.S. Market.
Sample Images From The Product Are Available Here and Here and Here. (Warning: Graphic and disturbing adult images.)
The New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault works with the City and State Of New York to plan and implement Rape Prevention Programs and to provide services that help victims of sexual violence become survivors. Its mission is to build the capacity of communities, organizations, and institutions to advance the right to live free from sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes individuals, families, and society.
Date: Monday, February 23, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: City Hall Steps, Manhattan
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