The Stanford survivor's letter inspired me to write one of my own. [content warning: rape] Dear Stanford Survivor, I don’t know your name, but I know you. I’ve walked in my version of your shoes. I read your Victim Impact Statement with a growing lump
9 years ago I was raped, and I don't remember a thing. Because of that, I struggle identifying myself as a rape survivor. Content Warning: Rape, Sexual Violence Like many other rape survivors, when I heard about the Stanford rape case, I was
Update 6/8/2016: On Tuesday, June 7, 2016, Jasmine Richards was sentenced to 90 days imprisonment. In our opinion, this verdict is still egregiously wrong, given the circumstances of Ms. Richard's arrest and conviction. In 2016, white supremacist patriarchy is still granting
My official title at Wear Your Voice is “Columnist: Feminism, LGBTQ & Snark.” Generally, my job at Wear Your Voice is to make you laugh. I’m a standup comic, and as a comic, I prefer to approach almost everything with humor.