Aly Raisman hate, victim shaming are completely unwarranted

Photo Credit: abc.net.au WARNING: Parts of this article contain sensitive material and may be NSFW. This past November, two-time Olympic gymnast and six-time Olympic medalist Aly Raisman came forward with sexual assault allegations against disgraced former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Nassar, the 54-year-old who has now been accused of sexually assaulting more than 260 girls and women over the course … Continue reading Aly Raisman hate, victim shaming are completely unwarranted

The truth about sexual assault in sports

Photo Credit: Vox Until recently, the only time the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, which has been known about for years, got any news coverage whatsoever was when a “high-profile” gymnast accused him of sexual assault. But let’s be honest — it’s gymnastics, not football. Unless you’re like really into that or really into the Olympics when it takes place once every four years, “household … Continue reading The truth about sexual assault in sports

Aly Raisman is the role model today’s society needs

Photo Credit: Maxim A few months, weeks or even days ago, I may not have written this article. In fact, I probably would have never even imagined that a slight chance existed that I’d be writing this article. There comes a time when enough is enough. After watching the feminism movement over the years and seeing how it had inspired some individuals to totally abandon … Continue reading Aly Raisman is the role model today’s society needs

Why the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal is going virtually undiscussed

Photo Credit: Glamour People know who Roy Moore, Republican, is. People know who Al Franken, Democrat, is. What these politicians are mostly known for, however, and how they are viewed in the present day has absolutely nothing to do with politics. I did not think that the following would actually be the case, but I wasn’t exactly shocked to find out it was. An overwhelming … Continue reading Why the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal is going virtually undiscussed