Rape Culture.

CONTENT WARNING: This episode of thEMPOWER discusses topics like rape and sexual assault.

In this episode of thEMPOWER we get serious and talk about rape culture. Through our discussion we try and break down the barriers that prevent survivors and victims of rape and sexual assault from reporting their case and also discuss the widespread toxicity of victim-blaming.

Outlined below are some links related to actions and steps you can take if you have ever been subject to sexual assault or if you know someone else and how you can best support them:

https://au.reachout.com/articles/sexual-assault-support

https://www.kch.nhs.uk/Doc/pl%20-%20819.2%20-%20a%20self-help%20guide%20for%20survivors%20of%20rape%20and%20sexual%20assault.pdf

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