• Myriad commented on the blog post Rehtaeh Parsons is dead   1 year ago · View

    Hi Alexandra, thanks for your replies. As far as the othering goes, I think one thing that would begin to address this is to explicitly include people who have experienced rape in your rhetoric. While you’re calling people to action, you could include people by, perhaps, asking them to think about what might have helped [...]

  • Myriad commented on the blog post Rehtaeh Parsons is dead   1 year ago · View

    I’m not sure why this, as well as most of the other pieces I have read on this subject, are written in a voice that assumes the readers aren’t survivors of rape or sexual abuse themselves. It has to be incredibly othering to see rape victims or survivors only getting attention once they are safely [...]

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