Julien Blanc looks for new location for his seminar"heraldsun. In response to criticism of Blanc's post of a graphic of ways in which women can be abused, Blanc denied that he used the graphic in his course or that he teaches it, instead saying "this is so far in the opposite direction of what I teach, that I stupidly thought, you know mocking it would be funny. Blanc's Australian tour, which had begun in Sydney on October 29, was cut short by cancellations prompted by petitions and protests,  including a protest of a seminar led by Blanc's assistant Maximilian Berger  on a Melbourne River Cruises boat moored on the Yarra River in Southbank, Melbourne. Hopefully you'll be listening to the triple j Hottest while you do it too. The TelegraphNovember 20,
An online petition to deny Blanc entry to the United Kingdom was also initiated in November.
Webarchive template wayback links Articles with hCards Interlanguage link template link number. Julien Blanc, who had his Australian visa cancelled this monthhad been due to hold events in Britain as part of a global tour promoting a "bootcamp" on how to pick up women but nearlypeople signed an online petition calling for him to be denied a British visa. Views Read Edit View history. Critics of the social media campaigns against Blanc have initiated a counterpetition in his support   urging nations not to deny his freedom of speech and asserting that "Denying him a visa would be an incredible injustice to a man who has committed no crimes". On one occasion Blanc posted a "Power and Control Wheel" graphic associated with the Duluth model intended to illustrate ways in which women in abusive relationships are controlled and abused by their male partners. On November 5, RSD said via social media that they would still be holding the seminar in Melbourne meeting at St Kilda Pier, however, did not announce the venue. He said that the videos were a "horrible, horrible attempt at humor" and taken out of context, denying accusations of promoting rape or of coaching clients to use domestic violence or abuse to seduce women.