"The ultimate tragedy is not the brutality of the bad BUT the silence of the good."
It definitely speaks to the fact that how a lot of people view victims are negative. They think if they have any type of sexual history, it should be exploited. Women that speak up at all, even when it’s to report a sexual crime, they’re treated very poorly. It’s a cultural sickness.
Why didn’t he speak up?
For some reason, our culture influences us not to speak up.
People are made of flesh and blood and a miracle fibre called courage.
Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic’s Notebook, 1960
He who does not have the courage to speak up for his rights cannot earn the respect of others.
Rene G. Torres