#metoo

There's been much on the news about Harvey Weinstein's history of sexual harassment and assault. What ensued was an explosion of women coming forward to disclose sexual abuse and harassment by this man and other power men. Sexual assault or harassment doesn't start or end with Weinstein or big Hollywood execs or people with power.…

SAAM: Sexual Consent

Mrs. A was invited to a college classroom to educate undergraduates on sexual assault.  She looked around, surveying her audience.  Mostly freshmen and sophomores, some juniors, the professor had informed Mrs. A before hand.  She proceeded to introduce herself, then asked, "Who knows what the definition of sexual assault is?" A female student raised her…

SAAM: Rape Myths

In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, I will be discussing rape myths. If you google "rape myths," you'll come across a plethora of sites. I took these myths and realities from Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault website because I think they did a pretty good job of explaining the myths and realities of rape.…

It’s NOT their fault!

It angers me when people blame the victim of a crime for the crime which they never committed.  It angers me even more when these victims are victims of a sexual assault (SA).  These stupid ignorant people (they should be glad I didn't call them worse names) are too stupid and ignorant to know the…

Rape jokes

Shane Dawson, a famous youtuber, recently made a video parody call "Ghetto Prom From Hell."  (Click here to view the video).  It's about a teen getting her prom "pimped" by two "ghetto" chicks.  The latter half of the video insinuates rape, such as the teen's prom date (who was in prison for rape of a…