How Purity Culture Reinforces Rape Culture through Victim Blaming

Content warning for description of rape. I grew up in purity culture, which, sadly, is not altogether separate from rape culture. I have previously spoken of my experience, but when I was very young, I found out that someone I knew was raped. By her brother. And, to top it off, her parents sided with … Continue reading How Purity Culture Reinforces Rape Culture through Victim Blaming