Stop using rape to sell political messages
May 3, 2015
Trigger Warning: Rape and Sexual Assault
Recently, “the Australian Vaccination Skeptics Network released an advertisement comparing the ‘FORCED PENETRATION’ of inoculation with rape. The black and white image was of a woman staring fearfully down the lens of the camera, a man’s hand clenched over her mouth and his head bent threateningly close to her ear.
This sort of politically-charged referencing to rape, or threats of rape, is nothing new.”
Read the rest of the article from Women’s Agenda.