I am not ignoring and dismissing violence against women, I am simply pointing out that it happens…
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This is logically equivalent to saying “breast cancer awareness is bad because cancer happens to male-bodied people too.”

Both fall under a terrible umbrella, but to discuss one is not to hide another. On the other hand, if people started to picket breast cancer awareness events with giant signs about testicular cancer, I suspect people would react more negatively.

Yet when it comes to rape, we seem to look the other way? To remind ourselves it happens to men to to what, exactly?

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