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Victim, who?

The #MeToo movement has brought to the forefront more than a million stories from all over the world.  Here’s me jumping on the bandwagon a bit late with my story – Me and my mom were waiting for a cab after a late night movie in my home city when a random dude on a cycle grabbed me and drove away. 619 more words

Editorial

Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake (TW: sexual assault)

Release date is May 15, 2018

“I need Owen to explain this. Because yes, I do know that Owen would never do that, but I also know Hannah would never lie about something like that.” 550 more words

Book Reviews

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SUPERLATIVE RIGHT

(超越的权利)

 

pervert rape culture

反常姦文化

devotee right over ride

信徒权否决万事

caste, race and human

種姓、族、人性

 

religion trampled

宗教被踐踏

lust cloak behind faith curtain… 25 more words

Poetry

How Should We Be Talking About Sex?

Yesterday, a girlfriend of mine dropped a message in my inbox, “I got tied up today.” In which I applied, “At work or like…literally?” Literally… 799 more words

Lifestyle

Bystander Intervention Can Prevent Sexual Assault

Witnessing an uncomfortable situation where someone is being violated in some way can leave you feeling helpless even if you’re just a bystander. Turns out, if you see a dangerous or potentially dangerous situation, but you don’t know what to do or how to intervene, you are not alone. 223 more words

There is no compulsion to rape. There are just rapists.

What are the possible reasons that makes a man restrain from having sex with a girl that he likes on a first date?

Well, I think this is obvious …

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Advice

A Love Letter to Students Surviving Sexual Violence

As we near the end of spring semester, students in both my “Contemplative Writing” and “Writing for Social Justice” courses are pulling together projects to make interventions in some way. 437 more words

Reflections