This is Grace Brown, the 21-year-old founder of Project Unbreakable.
Two years ago, Grace began photographing survivors of sexual assault holding up posters on which they quoted their attackers.
Since its founding, the project has showcased over 2,000 survivors’ stories.
The only requirements are that submissions be nameless, and within quotation marks. Below are a few poignant examples.
This image, along with a few others submissions on Project Unbreakable, was featured in an article on The Society Pages, which drew comparisons between the language of sexual assault and the lyrics of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines.”
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- On August 4th, 2011, the death of Mark Duggan — an unarmed black man — at the hands of police officers in north London sparked nationwide riots.
- Two people were killed and at least 22 injured after a circus tent collapsed amid stormy weather Monday evening in New Hampshire.