Okay, this is the second time I have seen this tragic thought. It is heartbreaking. It never occurred to me that there are women out there who experience this degrading conclusion. I’ve been unlucky a number of times in terms of being raped and I’ve spent a great deal of my life thinking of myself as ugly.
Then I also saw this story about a judge who told an overweight 17-year old girl that she must have enjoyed or wanted her sexual assault, because she must want the attention, you know, because she’s fat.
Judge Said Sex Assault Complainant Was 'Overweight' and Probably 'Flattered' by Attention
Photo via Shutterstock A Quebec judge will be subject to an official complaint over comments he made during a sexual…
This is a sickness. We’re telling women their appearance dictates whether they will be sexually assaulted, and that is complete crap. It doesn’t. Men sexually assault women based on who is available to them. They do it based on who makes them feel powerful. We can’t let them do this to us.