Category Archives: Rape Culture

Rape side affects (RTS) & Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) overlap

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 others may continue to experience some form…
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How to say NO and mean it

How to say NO Before we discuss how to say NO please understand that it is very difficult to defend yourself physically. Many suggest gadgets like pepper spray are difficult to get out and use, whistles or screaming to get attention are not always possible and history has shown us that many people don't bother…
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Team Jane Japanese University Students reveal alarming rape statistics

Team Jane conducted a  confidential rape statistics survey of Japanese students attending university for the year 2016. Jane thanks all persons who kindly participated in this vital work This survey found that 1 in 5  Japanese University Students surveyed had experienced more than one form of sexual assault. Very few reported their experience to anyone. One in…
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