It’s Time to Dismantle the Myth of the False Accuser
We Need to Start Thinking Differently About Sexual Harassment and Assault
It’s a huge and harmful cultural narrative that false accusation is a rampant problem. False accusations are rare and only take place in certain kinds of situations by certain types of people. It’s simply a deflection from the enormous issue of how prevalent abuse and rape are, for both girls and boys.
We initially believe every other person who reports a crime, why not victims of sexual violence?
Thanks for writing this. We need to keep speaking it loud and clear!