So you guys know that this is an important issue to TheGirl. Men, Women, and Transgendered alike need to take a stand against violence. This blogger, Lauren really puts this issue on the forefront and I agree 125% with what she says about “Rape Culture” I’m tired of hearing about Rape Culture, but even more so –seeing the atrocities of it everyday. Floor open to comments and sharing!
Originally posted on Rethink the Rant:
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Someone asked me today, “What is ‘rape culture’ anyway? I’m tired of hearing about it.”
Yeah, I hear ya. I’m tired of talking about it. But I’m going to keep talking about it because people like you keep asking that question.
Rape culture is when a group of athletes rape a young girl, and though there are dozens of witnesses, no one says, “Stop.”
Rape culture is when a group of athletes rape a young girl, and though there are dozens of witnesses, they can’t get anyone to come forward.
Rape culture is when a group of athletes rape a young girl, and adults are informed of it, but no consequences are doled out because the boys “said nothing happened.”
Rape culture is when a group…
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