People are looking for tangible ways to prevent violence in their communities. So, I decided to write my own list of everyday ways you — yes, you! — can actively prevent sexual assaults from happening this semester.
If you had asked me about violence and international human rights three years ago, I would have immediately imagined some war-torn country far, far away. Then I was raped.
Two weeks ago, I made UMD history.
We feel you.
I chanted out of joy that the movement to end sexual violence has grown from a whisper to a roar.
Slut shaming and victim blaming? They aren’t that different from each other. In fact, they’re good friends.
Whatever you choose, however many roads you travel, I hope that you choose not to be a lady. I hope you will find some way to break the rules and make a little trouble out there. And I also hope that you will choose to make some of that trouble on behalf of women. -Nora […]