Sexual assault

The Ways Trump Failed Survivors

This post was originally published by The Opal Club, check it out here!

Former People Magazine writer Natasha Stoynoff, in a piece for the publication, alleges Mr Trump pushed her against a wall and forced his tongue down her throat while she was at the Mar-a-Lago resort in 2005.The first few months have been nothing short of eventful for Trump and his new administration. More importantly for the people of this country. My hope that we can overcome has been sustained by all the incredible people joining together in unprecedented ways. People of privilege are having to deal with discrimination in ways they never have, just scratching the surface of understanding what people of color have been dealing with for ages.

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7 Things To Do If You’re Worried About Transgender Laws Increasing Sexual Assault

This post was originally posted on The Good Men Project, check it out here!

North Carolina has been making headlines lately as the newest example of blatant and legal discrimination, this time against transgender people. A new law, detailed here, will ban, “transgender people from using public bathrooms consistent with their gender identity, and bans cities from passing anti-discrimination ordinances protecting LGBT people”. This can only be added to the long list of ways in which transgender people have been, and continue to be, treated as less than.

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