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How Our Society Perpetuates Rape Culture

“No means yes, yes means anal.”

And then they laugh. Because it is a joke. And jokes are funny. I feel the urge to laugh too; they’re laughing, shouldn’t I? 618 more words

A Gentlemen’s Guide To Rape Culture

If you are a man, you are part of rape culture. I know … that sounds rough. You’re not a rapist, necessarily. But you do perpetuate the attitudes and behaviors commonly referred to as rape culture. 3,024 more words

What I Remember About That Night

Trigger warning: This article contains content involving sexual assault and rape.

I don’t remember exactly what time of year it was. I just remember it was too hot to wear long pants, so I wore cut offs. 542 more words

Don't touch me

You aren’t born scared or wary of men. It grows on you like a second skin you wear, once you realize that not all the ‘hellos’ you get are born of good intentions. 361 more words

Waiting on the world to change

I feel like I keep making the same blog post over and over and over again, but maybe that’s because the world isn’t changing, or at least  884 more words

Life

Rape & My Christian 16Yr. Old Son..

In view of the speculations surrounding the death of Kenneka Jenkins coupled with my binging of Criminal Minds while editing weddings, my spirit was restless where rape is concerned. 1,128 more words

'What Were You Wearing?' Exhibit Takes Aim At Age-Old Sexual Violence Myth

In a gallery space on the fourth floor of the University of Kansas’ student union, a powerful art installation aims to shatter the myth that sexual violence is caused by a person’s wardrobe. 412 more words

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