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Dr. Wood: The facts about how widespread sexual assault really is

We are living in the era of #MeToo, when people are standing up to share their experiences of sexual assault and harassment, and finding strength to build a community that says “enough is enough.” In fact, according to the Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, a national survey of Washingtonians between 2010-12 found that 45 percent of women and 22 percent of men have experienced sexual violence during their lifetime.

Swords & Sun are in abundance at the All's Faire medieval festival

With a medieval flair competitors battle thickly-woven grass mats during the Hema Cutting Tournament at the 2018 All's Faire festival Sunday at the Thurston County Fairgrounds.