Keep Your Daughter Safe: 171 Ways Young Women can Prevent Sexual Assault
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IT ALWAYS HAPPENS TO SOMEONE ELSE’S DAUGHTERS
A woman is raped every 32 seconds somewhere in America.
50% of all women will experience rape or sexual assault during their lifetimes.
75% of all victims are aged between 15 and 23
20 to 25 % of college women will be raped or sexually assaulted during their tenures as students.
These numbers are straight out of the Bureau of Justice Statistics, a division of the United States Department of Justice.
NO YOUNG WOMEN ARE EXEMPT
Implications to Young Women
1/3 of rape victims experienced post-traumatic stress disorder.
They are 13 times more likely than a non-crime victim to have attempted suicide.
1 in 8 rape victims has attempted suicide.
Rape victims were 3 times more likely than women who were not victims of a violent crime to experience a major depressive episode.
They are 13 times more likely to have a problem with alcohol.
They are 26 times more likely to have some type of drug abuse problem.
And the economic costs are staggering. Between 110 and 130 BILLION dollars.
Is this okay with you? It’s not okay with me!