Rape Awareness Category

October 20, 2018

Why is Rape Awareness Vital?

In this day and age, there is a lot to be said when it comes to how women are treated. While it’s definitely much better than it has been in…

October 18, 2018

Why is Rape So Prominent of a Crime?

Rape is a word that makes many of us cringe and, because of that, people don’t talk about it as much as they should be. The fact of the matter…

October 14, 2018

Why teaching girls how not to get raped is like teaching goldfish to love cats

The figures make the case explicitly; in cases where a woman is raped, a man is the perpetrator 98% of the time. In the cases where the victim was male,…

October 13, 2018

Rape in the US: Here’s the extent of the problem

Getting an idea of how big a problem rape is in the US is a herculean task. The organization RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) has quantified it. The…

October 5, 2018

Rape – do we even know what it is?

The word rape conjures up an act, an act of violence. Merriam-Webster says “unlawful sexual activity and usually sexual intercourse carried out forcibly or under threat of injury against a…