Carine Hartman
Chief sub-editor
2 minute read
23 Oct 2021
7:00 am

Men who stand by are guilty, too

Carine Hartman

Because your failure to step up, means you condone men violating women.

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Not all men are like that, I know, but I wonder… I wonder why I get a tearful midnight call from a young lady who said no, loud and clear – “I lost count, maybe 15 times” – to a man who first bumped and grinded her on the dance floor, then stuck his tongue in her mouth, then licked her neck, ears, face over and over and over, his hands never leaving her body. To the point that she fled first to the bathroom, then in a taxi to her safe place: home. And there she broke down –...