MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Mon, 29 Nov 2021 10:47:27 +0000 Assault victims protest outside U-Michigan meeting http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/0207bd29a7cb40ca97e215f76cd71a94 Protesters appear outside a meeting of the University of Michigan's governing board, calling for more accountability from the school for sexual assaults by a now-deceased doctor (Sept. 23) 0207bd29a7cb40ca97e215f76cd71a94 Thu, 23 Sep 2021 23:27:19 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:ASSOCIATED PRESSAnn Arbor, Michigan - 23 September 20211. Protesters stand outside the site of a University of Michigan Board of Regents meeting HEADLINE: Assault victims protest at U-Michigan meetingASSOCIATED PRESSAnn Arbor, Michigan - 23 September 20212. A protester holds a sign that reads (English) "Are Students Safe at the U of M?"ANNOTATION: Protesters gathered outside a meeting of the University of Michigan's governing board.ASSOCIATED PRESSAnn Arbor, Michigan - 23 September 20213. Former Michigan football player Chuck Christian hands out T-shirts to protestersANNOTATION: They are calling for more accountability from the school for sexual assaults by the late Dr. Robert Anderson, who worked on campus for decades.ASSOCIATED PRESSAnn Arbor, Michigan - 23 September 20214. Michigan student Porter Hughes leads a chant5. SOUNDBITE (English) Jon Vaughn, former Michigan football player:++PARTIALLY COVERED++"You can apologize all you want for what Dr. Anderson subjected us to. But you have never taken responsibility for what the university was complicit with, what it enabled and what it has been covering up for the last five decades."6. Christian and former Michigan football player Jon Vaughn embrace7. SOUNDBITE (English) Chuck Christian, former Michigan football player:++PARTIALLY COVERED++"And it's therapeutic just being here. There are so many victims."8. Protesters hold a flag ANNOTATION: The university has acknowledged that assaults occurred. ASSOCIATED PRESSAnn Arbor, Michigan - 23 September 20219. Various of protesters holding a flag and a signANNOTATION: It is in mediation with lawyers who are seeking a financial settlement.ASSOCIATED PRESSAnn Arbor, Michigan - 23 September 202110. SOUNDBITE (English) Porter Hughes, University of Michigan student:++PARTIALLY COVERED++"This is our time. This is our moment to show the University of Michigan and the world that we are powerful, we are strong, we have a voice and that voice will no longer be silent."11. A protester holds up a T-shirt that reads (English) "Hail To The Victims"STORYLINE:Protesters, including a handful of people who survived sexual abuse by a University of Michigan sports doctor, gathered near a meeting of the school's governing board Thursday and called for more accountability by campus leaders.Former football player Chuck Christian handed out T-shirts that read, "Hail to the Victims," a reference to "hail to the victors," a famous phrase in the Michigan fight song."It's therapeutic just being here," he said, tearfully. "There are so many victims."Christian, who said he was assaulted by the late Dr. Robert Anderson, and others want the administration to acknowledge what happened to them."You can apologize all you want for what Dr. Anderson subjected us to. But you have never taken responsibility for what the university was complicit with, what it enabled and what it has been covering up for the last five decades," said Jon Vaughn, a former football player and Anderson victim.Some of those in attendance at the protest were current Michigan students, including junior Porter Hughes."This is our moment to show the University of Michigan and the world that we are powerful, we are strong, we have a voice and that voice will no longer be silent," Hughes said.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Protesters appear outside a meeting of the University of Michigan's governing board, calling for more accountability from the school for sexual assaults by a now-deceased doctor (Sept. 23) Assault victims protest outside U-Michigan meeting