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What No One Tells You About Being Raped

No one tells you you’ll spend the next six months wide awake at night staring at your ceiling, reliving the moment he pushed himself inside you without your permission. 558 more words

Teen avoids prison for orchestrating sexual 'game' of truth-or-dare between 18-year-old boy and 12-year-old girl

PENTICTON, B.C. — A teenage girl won’t spend time behind bars after admitting that she orchestrated a sexualized game of truth or dare involving her 18-year-old foster brother and a 12-year-old girl. 352 more words


via Inspirational Woman Interview: Esther Dingemans — Inspirational Women Series

Esther Dingemans is the director of the Dr. Denis Mukwege Foundation, based in the Netherlands, with a branch in Switzerland. Together with world renowned activist Denis Mukwege, the organization puts rape as a weapon of war and conflict related sexual violence on the international agenda and lobbies for scaling up support for survivors.

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Women's Empowerment

Mapping the Movement: Campus Sexual Assault

Now that I’ve started to build my own website on WordPress, I’ve thought a lot about what an online platform means for the movement against campus sexual assault. 245 more words

Stop interrupting my grinding

Tonight at work a man called me while he jacked off. You read that correctly. To reiterate, in case you don’t understand, a man called me while he was masturbating, yanking it, jerkin’ the gerkin,’ acting out the grapes of wrath, or whatever other euphemism you can think of.   1,510 more words


My Controversial Thoughts: Rape Victims, It WAS Your Fault.

I was raped 3 weeks ago. I’m having a hard time going on about life as if it never happened, and frankly I’m tired of acting like I’m emotionally okay when I’m clearly not. 572 more words

Life After Rape