“Young men need to be socialized in such a way that rape is as unthinkable to them as cannibalism.”
— Mary Pipher, Reviving Ophelia (via larmoyante)
um, how about everyone, not just young men.
if you say just “young men” then that is both sexist as fuck and it actually supports rape culture.
this is actually insanely cool
No. Is he a cool customer?
Violence Against Women Act: Tribes have new authority over non-natives
Three Native American tribes in the West soon will have the power to prosecute non-natives for a limited set of crimes, becoming the first group of native communities to get such authority since a 1978 US Supreme Court ruling forbade it.
A good start.
Where can we read more about this?
it might just be a name but does anyone else find it worrisome that the name of the thing only addresses one specific gender, especially when that specific gender is [if not everywhere at least in some places] the target of less than 20% of all violent crimes?
how many followers do i need before i’m considered a religion