Sexual Assault Is Not A Gendered Issue

A recent article by slate.com underlines the fact that women sexually assault men much more often than we’re led to believe.

For example, of juveniles reporting staff sexual misconduct, 89 percent were boys reporting abuse by a female staff member.

Source: http://www.slate.com/

And these are just the reported incidents even though men are discouraged from reporting by public campaigns such as the sexist and bigoted kind the Halifax Police Department is doing.
If they’d start addressing male victims and female perpetrators we’d quickly see equal numbers of reports.

 

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