We Need Stiffer Penalties for Rape and Sexual Assault... and Prevention Begins at Home, Too
I'm not sure I can think of anything worse for a young person to have to live through. To then have their worst nightmare on public display, open to gawking, scrutiny and ridicule by their peers: this is too, too much. Boys posting pictures of what they consider to be their conquests.... so arrogant, entitled and flaunting what they feel is sexual prowess... this is sick. So while I am deeply saddened that some young victims of these crimes do commit suicide, I also want justice.
I want those boys to be facing stiffer penalties, which should include not only the sexual assault of a minor and distribution of pedophilia, I want them to be charged with involuntary manslaughter.
These young women had a future. Until some boys, who believed themselves to be invincible, irresistible and above the law decided to steal it from them. The website Suicide.org states that: