•“We can’t solve the problem of violence against girls and women without also addressing violence against men and boys…
•”If we want to raise boys differently, we must start believing that they are equally capable of feeling pain and doing violence.”
•”When we convey to boys that unwanted touch is a serious issue of sexual assault only when it affects girls and not when it affects boys, we are sending a message that only girls’ bodies are worthy of protection.”
Have you ever heard of “brooming?” Are girls & women really sexually assaulted more than males? How do we stop violence against women? Why won’t the news media talk about male sexual abuse & the research? Are gay men at higher risk? Listen to today’s podcast to find out!
Here is the Washington Post article for further reading.
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