More than 120 out of 809 female undergraduate students answered affirmatively to the following statement in a Princeton University survey: “A man put his penis into my vagina, or someone inserted fingers or objects without my consent.” That’s one in six. – Wishing rape on campus away won’t make it so
WHEN REPUBLICANS recently tried to block the Violence Against Women Act from passing it revealed the ignorance of these men to what is still a horrible reality for many women.
But what’s really alarming about the news of this study is that it was done in 2008, but just recently leaked to the Daily Princetonian.
Women in the military have an even tougher time, which hasn’t begun to be addressed.
President Obama will sign the Violence Against Women Act on Thursday.
TM Note: Here’s Belvedere Vodka apology back in 2012.