Men, women, and children are regularly silenced by others when trying to speak up for themselves. They are threatened into silence because they don’t want to be emotionally, physically or psychologically hurt for speaking up.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness month.
This is an honoring for all men, women, and children who have had sexual violence perpetrated against them. This is an honoring for all men, women, and children who have been silenced.
We must work to stop sexual violence against everyone. We must work to stop the silencing.