imalonelywhale:

micdotcom:

11 ways to solve rape better than nail polish

The more we depend on women to prevent rape, the easier it is to blame them when it happens to them. Here’s a look at the well-documented ways we can actually stop rape. Maybe it’s time we invest a little more time and resources into implementing them before we send gallons of nail polish to colleges across the country.

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You know this is great and all but sadly this isn’t the world we live in so
1. Stop putting down something that could save a girl from being raped
2. Realize human beings are more complex than one simple system and like all systems there are flaws and as much as it sucks its something we need to consider as an awesome tool to in turn teach PEOPLE (not just men) that rape isn’t okay and they should really reconsider the choice.

I agree that people (not just men) should be taught not too rape I really do but we need to look at the big picture. The world is not that simple and not that perfect. So instead of shaming a useful item to get us on the brink of a world without rape we also need to use the items given to get us there.

Sorry but I can’t stand a wonderful idea being shamed.

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