Statutory Rape Is Rape. And We’ve Ignored It For Long Enough

You may think I was just a slut, that I deserved what I got. You may even believe when I say I felt in control.

Karla J. Strand
Dec 12, 2019 · 8 min read
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Karla J. Strand

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Librarian, writer at Ms. Mag, queer settler historian researching WW’s roles in the oppression of Indigenous peoples. Also: all the books. She/her. Views=Mine

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Librarian, writer at Ms. Mag, queer settler historian researching WW’s roles in the oppression of Indigenous peoples. Also: all the books. She/her. Views=Mine

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PULP is a multimedia sex, sexuality, and reproductive rights publication celebrating this human coil hurtling through time and space.

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