Rape culture

THE STORYTELLER

Wendy went out to the grocery store after going to the gym, she was wearing leggings, a sports bra and an unzipped jacket. As she was walking around the store people gave her dirty looks and made comments like she was asking for it, she’ll get what’s coming to her and even a mom told her young daughter that this is how girls who ask for it dress. This is an example of rape culture. Rape Culture is very dominant in our society through rape myths, victim blaming and a lack of knowledge about the crime. 1 in 5 women will be a survivor of rape, and 1 in  2 women will be survivor of some form of sexual violence. To put that into perspective, in Russian Roulette you have a 1 in 6 chance of being shot. You have a greater chance of being attacked and harmed walking down…

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