In the wake of the Ray Rice story this week, this Vancouver Sun blog post spotlights the BC Lions’ partnership with EVA BC on the Be More Than A Bystander Initiative – B.C. Lions’ Campaign Urges Men to Break the Silence … Continue reading
Interval House Executive Director Clare Freeman was interviewed on The Scott Thompson Show on AM 900 CHML on Ray Rice’s suspension from the NFL, the need for early intervention and programs such as the Be More Than A Bystander Initiative. … Continue reading
This CBC article features interviews with members of the BC Lions to talk about their view on the Ray Rice story and their partnership with EVA BC’s Be More Than A Bystander Initiative – Ray Rice Video “Disturbing” Say B.C. … Continue reading
Mark Forsythe of CBC’s Almanac sat down this afternoon for an in depth interview with EVA BC’s Executive Director Tracy Porteous and Jamie Taras, Director of Community Relations for the BC Lions to talk about our Be More Than A Bystander … Continue reading
A Global News segment about NFL star Ray Rice’s suspension after a graphic surveillance video surfaced, appearing to show him assaulting a woman who is now his wife. The NFL knew about the assault, which happened back in February, but … Continue reading
EVA BC and BC Lions are thrilled to present Be More Than A Bystander at the third annual Women’s Safety Fair on July 5, 2014, 11am-4pm at the Trout Lake Community Centre, held by the Vancouver Police Department and community partners. Angus … Continue reading
CBC’s Stephen Quinn interviewed EVA BC’s Legal Analyst Gisela Ruebsaat about the recent incidents of domestic violence in BC on May 12, 2014. Interview starts at 1:40:06 on the CBC On The Coast website.
An article from The Province – “When it comes to signing high-profile players, pro football teams take a close look at their off-field lives”. Read the full article: Decision time for B.C. Lions- Balancing talent with trouble.
An article from Punjabi Patrika about the Be More Than A Bystander Initiative, the new videos, and renewed funding: Campaign Helps Change Attitudes and Prevent Violence.
Unfiltered with Jill Krop examines a YouTube video titled “Public Rape Experiment”, which focusses on the reaction of bystanders to a potential sexual assault. Recorded in a public washroom, the bystanders were in fact reacting to a staged audio recording. … Continue reading