You’re (hopefully) hearing more and more about rape culture. Or, at the very least, hopefully you’re hearing that phrase.
Statistically speaking, someone you know has been raped.
Statistically speaking, 68% of sexual assaults to not get reported. And 97% of rapists will never spend a day in jail. https://www.rainn.org/statistics
Why? Why on earth would sixty-eight out of a hundred people not report this life-altering crime against them?
As a survivor myself, I can tell you that the answer to that is complicated at best. But a significant part of the collective problems is rape culture.
What is that exactly, you ask?
Years ago, someone stole all of the CD’s/our CD player out of our car while we were at the beach. The first question someone asked when I realized what happened was, “Well, were the doors locked?”
That, my friends, is rape culture in a nutshell. The…
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