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26 Male Survivors Of Sexual Assault Quoting The People Who Attacked Them

Posted by on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:10 PM
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26 Male Survivors Of Sexual Assault Quoting The People Who Attacked Them

From Grace Brown’s Project Unbreakable, an online platform that strives to “increase awareness of the issues surrounding sexual assault.” Trigger warning for sexual assault. posted on

We previously highlighted quotes from 27 female survivors. Since sexual assault plagues all genders, here are quotes from male survivors.

26.

How far you go in life depends on your being: tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of both the weak and strong.  Because someday in life you would have been one or all of these.  GeorgeWashingtonCarver


by on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:10 PM
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jaxTheMomm
by Platinum Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:14 PM

God that's heartbreaking.

jessilin0113
by Platinum Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:23 PM
Tragic. These guys are so often left out of the discussion. I applaud their bravery.
Rebecca7708
by Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:28 PM
Bump for later.
autodidact
by Platinum Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:34 PM

sad, and very brave. they face a judgement that is different but just as harsh as the judgment on raped women.

autodidact
by Platinum Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:35 PM

time to teach daughters that no means no, too. 

micheledo
by on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:39 PM

heartbreaking

so sad

my heart hurts

(and at the same time, so proud of them for speaking up when so many, so many men and women will never believe them)

rfurlongg
by on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:42 PM
Indeed.

Quoting jessilin0113:

Tragic. These guys are so often left out of the discussion. I applaud their bravery.
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OHgirlinCA
by Platinum Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:43 PM

That makes my heart hurt :(

DonnaNoble
by Member on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:47 PM
:(
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LuvmyAiden
by on Sep. 25, 2013 at 2:47 PM

That is very brave. And very touching. More people should see this and encourage our boys to speak up if something isn't right.

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