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Speaking from the Closet of Shame
I know a woman who was raped in college. She did not report it. Nor did she tell her parents or any of her friends. She didn’t speak with a doctor, mark it on a calendar, or write about it … Continue reading
Posted in Women Tagged Dr. Blaisy Ford, Kavanaugh, rape, U.S. Senate 6 Comments
Who are the Excuse Makers?
One of the disturbing truths about higher education seems to be that we, as a society, and colleges, as institutions, have yet to educate young men that it’s a bad idea to force yourself on young women. Protection from the … Continue reading
Posted in Women Tagged Claire McCaskill, college campuses, Mary Sanchez, rape, sexual assault 12 Comments