In support of San Francisco survivors of sexual assault, a response to ‘Emily Doe’

Whitney
Whitney
Apr 5, 2017 · 9 min read
Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu — May all beings everywhere be happy and free, may the thoughts, words, and actions of my own life contribute in some way to that happiness and to that freedom for all.
(06/12/2016) Stanford students and rights activists demonstrated outraged about California Judge Aaron Persky’s light conviction on the Brock Turner case. I cried this morning when I heard about the powerful proclamation at the Stanford University Graduation ceremony yesterday, “PROTECT SURVIVORS NOT RAPISTS.
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  • The more rapes that are brought to light the less taboo they are. Only 8% of rapes go to trial according to statistics from the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network. To both reduce rape and bring more rapists to justice, an ongoing cultural conversation is needed.

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San Francisco Sexual Assault Survivors Forum

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Nonprofit Founder, Aura Yoga CA / Alumni @UCDavis @academy_of_art / 300hrs Jivamukti Yoga Teacher

protect survivors

San Francisco Sexual Assault Survivors Forum