Lena Dunham and 'Girls' Cast Dedicate Sexual Assault PSA To Stanford Rape Victim

The ‘Girls’ fight back.

Health
249 Hypes

Lena Dunham and the Girls cast have united to support rape survivors and “the brave survivor in the Stanford case who has given so much to change the conversation”. Perpetrator Brock Turner’s six month prison sentence have reopened the conversation about sexual assault.

The CDC reports one in five women will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime, with one in four women assaulted before the age of 18. In the powerful video Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke, and Zosia Mamet question our “default reaction as a society to disbelieve, or to silence, or to shame”.

It ends: “Not because she is someone’s daughter, or someone’s girlfriend, or someone’s sister, but because she is someone”.

Read Full Article
Source
Newsweek

What to Read Next


TOKiMONSTA Thanks Her Fans With "STEAL PROMISES" Track
Entertainment

TOKiMONSTA Thanks Her Fans With "STEAL PROMISES" Track

It’s a “Steal My Attention” remix.
256 Hypes

Angelina Jolie Will Guest Edit "Woman's Hour"
Entertainment

Angelina Jolie Will Guest Edit "Woman's Hour"

The actress and humanitarian will highlight the refugee crisis on the BBC Radio 4’s show.
119 Hypes

Beyoncé Faces Lawsuit from Filmmaker over ‘LEMONADE’ Trailer
Entertainment

Beyoncé Faces Lawsuit from Filmmaker over ‘LEMONADE’ Trailer

Queen Bey is accused of lifting elements from Matthew Fulks’ film for her album’s teaser.
450 Hypes

Calvin Klein Collection Goes Back In Time for Resort 2017
Fashion

Calvin Klein Collection Goes Back In Time for Resort 2017

A modernization of 60s silhouettes mastered with precision.
403 Hypes

MSGM's 2017 Resort Collection Is Part-Floral, Part-Sporty
Fashion

MSGM's 2017 Resort Collection Is Part-Floral, Part-Sporty

A romantic meeting of polar aesthetics.
476 Hypes

More ▾