"I Was Raped, and I Stayed Silent About My 'Coveted Status'"

"As soon as rape enters any kind of public discussion, so does the backlash. Often this backlash involves questioning how common sexual assault really is — invariably a setup, in a kind of confused calculus, for asking whether the bigger issue isn't actually false rape accusations."


 In this article Amandi Ruggeri, bravely shares her story about being a rape victim.