Empathizing with Rapists Instead of Victims

10 Jun

BroadBlogs

Brock TurnerBrock Turner

Why do we so often empathize with the privileged even when they commit brutal crimes?

Rape is just “20 minutes of action.” And it’s non-violent.

That’s how the father of convicted rapist, Brock Turner, saw it.

Judge Persky was also blinded to the victim’s pain by the predator’s distress. 

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2 Responses to “Empathizing with Rapists Instead of Victims”

  1. BroadBlogs June 10, 2016 at 9:07 pm #

    Thanks for reposting! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  2. paininzeeback July 9, 2016 at 6:01 pm #

    Very thought provoking and well written. Thank you for sharing.

    I am going to do a post regarding the why of it all, if I find the energy I will post it today.
    Hugs,
    Leah

    Like

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