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Summary of a Rapist’s View *Trigger Warning


Reblogged because….well….no matter how small my readership might be everyone, everyone needs to read this!


WARNING: this post is going to be oh-so-very-triggery for victims of rape and sexual assault. I am not kidding.

Dear certain conservative politicians:

Hi! I’m a rapist. I’m one of those men who likes to force myself on women without their consent or desire and then batter them sexually. The details of how I do this are not particularly important at the moment — although I love when you try to make distinctions about “forcible rape” or “legitimate rape” because that gives me all sorts of wiggle room — but I will tell you one of the details about why I do it: I like to control women and, also and independently, I like to remind them how little control they have. There’s just something about making the point to a woman that her consent and her control of her own body is not relevant against the need for…

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3 thoughts on “Summary of a Rapist’s View *Trigger Warning

  1. That commentary hit the bullseye! This whole Republican war on women is and always has been about CONTROL of women. Anti-abortion measures, threats to Planned Parenthood funding, attacks on VAWA … all about control.


  2. Frankly, I’m stunned that we are still hearing this kind of language in our times. I’m not sure how someone that backward can hold any public office.


  3. Oh, man I love this. Thanks for reblogging. I want to post it on my facebook wall, but the people I would want to read it don’t like that many words…


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