Category Archives: Rape Culture

Rape statistics on false claims about being sexually assaulted not useful!

Recently there has been a flurry of rape statistics that support the view that females make false claims of being sexually assaulted. Some relate to universities other are media opinions etc. Psychologists and activists from all sides of this debate go out of their way to find fault with any report based on statistics, that does…
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Human Rights Day is everyday isn’t it?

HUMAN RIGHTS Day is celebrated on the 10th December every year.           "Upholding human-rights is in the interest of all. Respect for HR advances well-being for every individual, stability for every society, and harmony for our interconnected world" -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon      [caption id="attachment_3749" align="alignleft" width="125"] Portrait…
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Rape side affects (RTS) & Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) overlap

[caption id="attachment_3642" align="alignleft" width="200"] Children suffer also[/caption] The symptoms of Rape Traumatic Syndrome (RTS) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)  overlap. Obviously a person who has been raped will generally experience high levels of distress during the sexual assault and for a very long time after. Some victims are able to cope and recover quickly but…
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