This week's post comes a little early, because I want to focus and vent on this weeks news. As a victim and survivor of sexual
She was struck by one of the men and hospitalized.
Junot Díaz, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Diego Luna, Demián Bichir, Mario Vargas Llosa and 62 others came together to blast the candidate.
"They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing crime. They’re rapists."
Lawmakers voted 96-0 to pass the legislation, setting the stage for the Republican-controlled state Senate to take up the
Edwards said his interest in the issue was spurred by a law review article by Shauna Prewitt, a lawyer who battled the man
I have no time or patience to debate or rank rape. I wish, with all my heart, that no other woman will have to live in shame and silence like I did.
"What you have to look at here is how you take [the conversation] to the next step, to bring it to that conclusion of a prosecution
Atheists challenge this family system. We stand outside the big tent, wondering why the faithful have so little faith in the inherent goodness of human beings.
For years after I came out of the closet, I was embarrassed to tell people about the rape, because I was convinced that people would say, "Oh, well, it's obvious that this experience made you a lesbian. It turned you against men."
I have long ago chosen a path of kindness and non-violence. I will not let what happened to me bring me down. I will not let what happened to me harden me and rot my soul.
How many of these cases do we have to endure before the rest of us take responsibility to stand up and be counted? I think
Rape may very well be as brutal of a crime as murder, however victims of homicide do not get the opportunity to live to tell the story of the terror they experienced.