The Rape Of Sexual Assault

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Currently in society it seems like fewer people comprehend the simple meaning of the word no. Records of sexual assault are going through the roof, because of the fact people do not understand that no means no. The main victims of sexual assault are women and statics show one in four women have experienced unwanted sexual content. People come up with numerous excuses of why to blame the woman for the experiences they face, which is wrong and make women question themselves. Women who are sexual assaulted are judged by themselves and by our society, which leads to many psychological problems. Sexual assault can happen to any type of woman and causes many psychological, emotional, and physical problems for their futures. Instead of blaming the victim for being targeted, because of what they wore or said, we should lay blame on the person who could not control their urges to and forcefully violated a person and caused them emotional harm.
Many women who are sexual assaulted do not even report the crime, because they are facing psychological, emotional, and physical problems. Women need to understand that sexual assault is defined as any form of “unwanted sexual touching or penetration without consent”, which, means if a person says no and someone still proceeds to do so than it is assault and they can file it (Blodget 2015). Society sets many sexiest standards, in which women are blamed for everything that happens to them and are taught boys will be boys. Men are not held

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