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There's only one risk factor for rape

“This is an excellent campaign and I wish you all the best with it. I've worn short skirts and low cut tops many times, and not been raped. I've been drunk many times, and not been raped. I've flirted with and kissed men in bars on several occasions, and not been raped. I've taken men…”
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Author: Claire, Female Halifax
Date: 02/07/10
Category: Campaign reaction
Replies: 1

Socially conditioned to blame women

“A woman was raped very close to my flat very recently; it saddened me greatly that I wasn't there or able to help or that no one apparently heard her screams for help. Even though, when chatting to people about it, you're given a sense sympathy for the woman and worry about the rapist not…”
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Author: Lisa, Female Edinburgh
Date: 01/07/10
Category: Dress
Replies: 4

Yes Means Yes

“It is long past time we moved on from the "no means no" concept of years past and embrace the enthusiasm of Yes means Yes. Sex and intimacy between two people, even in the context of a one-night stand, should be a joyful experience for BOTH. Not something you "get" the other to do to…”
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Author: Social Worker, Female California, U.S.
Date: 01/07/10
Category: Campaign reaction
Replies: 0

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“Rape seems to be the only crime where it's seen as ok to put the victim on trial.”

Natasha, Female from Glasgow

“Short skirts don't cause rape. Rapists cause rape”

Joss, Female from Connecticut

“About time something like this was shown on TV. Hopefully it will make everyone realise there cannot be any excuse for rape - EVER.”

Helzo, Female from Renfrewshire