Sexual assault: an overview of its effect on society
Trigger Warning: This article includes mentions of sexual assault and suicide. This content may be upsetting to some readers.
Every 68 seconds, an American experiences sexual assault, according to RAINN, a non-profit organization whose goal is to prevent sexual violence, provide help to survivors, and bring justice to their cases.
Several different aspects of society contribute to rape such as childhood, ego & domination, the cycle of abuse, and other important topics such as recovery, effects of rape, and the effects of support & lack of support.