Pop culture teaches boys to extract "consent" from girls through a host of coercive tactics.#EndTheSilenceâ€” Hugo Schwyzer (@hugoschwyzer) March 22, 2012
I think parents should be better informed as well, I understand it's hard to believe their child is a victim. #endthesilenceâ€” Janne (@Janne_JJC) March 22, 2012
A woman protests violence against women in Mexico City earlier this month.
but if my parents had believed me, I probably would have reported. #endthesilenceâ€” Janne (@Janne_JJC) March 22, 2012
Thanks feminism. Not too long ago, the state coudn't interfere in "domestic" disputes & marital rape wasn't a crime.#endthesilenceâ€” Annemarie Strassel (@Joanjest) March 22, 2012
thankful to all the women in my life that have interrupted sexism, including my own and that of other men in my fam #endthesilenceâ€” Nat Lippert (@2getherwewin) March 22, 2012
Let's not ignore men victims too. Everyone needs to be taught about healthy communication, boundaries and consent. #endthesilenceâ€” loveisrespect (@loveisrespect) March 22, 2012