Call for accountability for those who covered it up
Call for accountability for those who didn’t do their job.
Make sure it doesn’t happen again.
Male and female performers celebrating breasts and women on the city fountain...
So what can you do to help?
Get your church or civic organization involved.
What happens in Asheville impacts all of WNC - we are interested in co-sponsoring a "Wake Up WNC" meeting in your community with your church or concerned group.
Contact media outlets - express your view.
Send us pictures of the event - make it harder for authorities to hide.
Check this web site each week for updates...
Contact local and state authorities - express you concern.
Chief Deputy Attorney General Grayson Kelley
Legal Services Division - NC State Attorney General's Office
9001 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-9001
NC State Bureau of Investigation
Professional Standards Assistant Director Eric A. Hooks
Gary Jackson, Asheville City Manager
Mayor Terry M. Bellamy
Mailing address: P.O. Box 7148, Asheville, NC, 28802
Phone: (828) 259-5600
Fax: (828) 259-5499
Buncombe County Sheriffs Office
202 Haywood St
Asheville, NC 28801
Enforcement Div Email firstname.lastname@example.org
WLOS News 13 http://wlos.com/sections/station/#feedback_form
Asheville Tribune email@example.com
Asheville Citizen Times firstname.lastname@example.org
WWNC Radio http://www.wwnc.com/pages/stationInfo.html?article=379499
WKJV "Kings" Radio http://www.wkjv.com/contact_page.html
Administration for Children and Families, Children’s Bureau, United States Department of Health and Human Services: www.acf.dhhs.gov/programs/cb/
American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Child Abuse and Neglect: www.aap.org/sections/scan/resources.htm
American Bar Association Center on Children and the Law: www.abanet.org/child/home.html
American Humane Association: www.americanhumane.org/site/PageServer
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children: www.apsac.org/
Child Abuse Prevention Network: www.child-abuse.com/
Children Now: www.childrennow.org/
Children’s Defense Fund: www.childrensdefense.org/index.htm
National Association of Counsel for Children: www.naccchildlaw.org/
National CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate): www.nationalcasa.org/
National Center for Youth Law: www.youthlaw.org/
National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information: www.calib.com/nccanch/
National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges: www.ncjfcj.org/
National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect, Family Life Development
Center, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University: www.ndacan.cornell.edu/
National Indian Child Welfare Association: www.nicwa.org/
National Resource Center on Child Maltreatment: www.gocwi.org/nrccm/
Prevent Child Abuse America: www.preventchildabuse.org/
-More contacts for authorities and media to follow-
Conspiracy – Agreement to perform together an illegal, wrongful, or subversive act.
Child Abuse – Physical, sexual, or emotional mistreatment or neglect of a child.
Obfuscation – To make so confused or opaque as to be difficult to perceive or understand.
Where can we learn more?
You can click on these two links to articles in World Net Daily for a clear and concise summary of what happened in Asheville on Sunday, August 21, 2011...
If 6 year old kissing a classmate on the cheek can be suspended from school as a sex offender – how is it OK for a group of adult women and men to stand on a public fountain and do a sexually charged striptease in front of 6 year old children?
If an 18 year old male can receive an unsolicited text photo of a 15 year old's breasts and be permanently labeled as a sex offender, why is it OK to hold a celebration where 15 year old's are supported in exposing their breasts to a group of camera toting adult men yelling words of encouragement?
If a father looses custody of his children because of allegations he downloaded sexually explicit material that could be viewed by his children, why is it OK for parents to bring children to a street party where they are exposed to the same kind of material in real life?
In Paris, France (not exactly known as a fortress of morality) those who participated in a sister event were arrested for "sexual provocation" even though there were no performances and participants covered their nipples per prior arrangements with authorities. Paris gets it - Asheville really doesn't...