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Watch Lady Gaga's Heartbreaking New Music Video About Campus Rape

The pop star takes a stand against sexual assault with her new single, "Til It Happens To You."

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Earlier this year, Lady Gaga teamed up with legendary songwriter Diane Warren to write a song about sexual assault for the campus rape documentary, The Hunting Ground.

The result — a gut-wrenching ballad about grief and survival titled "Til It Happens To You" — was featured in the film's end credits.

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Told from the point of view of a rape victim, the song was partially inspired by Lady Gaga's own experiences with rape.

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On Thursday night, Lady Gaga told fans on Twitter that she hopes the video will help survivors "all over the world" find peace.

.@diane_warren & I made "Til It Happens To You" for people all over the world who suffer from painful life experiences. #TheHuntingGround

We hope u feel our love&solidarity through the song & perhaps find some peace in knowing u r not alone through this film #TilItHappensToYou

WATCH #TilItHappensToYou PSA: http://t.co/q9KWKRw14z A portion of proceeds from sales of the song will be donated to orgs helping survivors.

Watch the gut-wrenching "Til It Happens To You" video in full now.

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