FRESH MEAT SAFER SPACES POLICY

TL;DR

The following will not be tolerated in our spaces, under any circumstances:
Sexism – Racism – Homophobia – Queerphobia- Transphobia – Fatphobia – Ableism
Any infringement on the personal dignity, respect, or safety of Fresh Meat artists, patrons,
volunteers, or organizers

 

SAFER SPACES POLICY

OBJECTIVE:
Fresh Meat aims to ensure that all artists, organizers, volunteers, patrons, and all those associated
with the festival are aware that abuse, discrimination, and harassment are unwelcome and
unacceptable in any and all of the festival’s spaces.


APPLICATION:
This policy extends to all artists, volunteers, organizers, patrons, and those participating in the Fresh
Meat performance space.


PROHIBITED CONDUCT:
Fresh Meat does not tolerate abuse, violence, threats, harassment or discrimination on the basis of:
- Sex
- Sexual orientation
- Gender identity
- Gender expression
- Family status
- Marital status
- Race
- Colour
- Ancestry
- Ethnic origin
- Place of origin
- Nationality
- Citizenship
- Religious Affiliation
- Creed
- Age
- Ability
- Record of offences
- Perception that one of the above grounds applies
- Association or relationship with a person identified by one of the above grounds


Discrimination may be intentional or unintentional, it can take many forms and its presence may be
obvious or subtle. Where many factors affect a decision or action, if even one factor is
discriminatory, it will constitute a direct violation of this Policy.