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27 Powerful Statements From Sexual Assault Activists

"Changing the culture of rape requires us to be proactive, not reactive."

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Last Friday, Syracuse University announced they would be closing down their Advocacy Center for sexual assault survivors and consolidating those services into their Counseling Center.

Some students think they should remain separate and that sexual assault survivors deserve a separate space on campus, so they started a #BringBackTheAC campaign. Here are 27 photos, originally posted in their Facebook group:

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Check out the activists' petition on Change.org to keep the Advocacy Center open.

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