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6 Infographics About Being a Woman that Will Make You Want to Take Action

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2. The Truth About False Accusation

The infographic below was created by The Enliven Project, a truth-telling campaign to bring sexual violence out of the closest and convert the most powerful bystanders to new allies. It appeared in the Washington Post yesterday and has since received some criticism for being misleading. Either way the truth of the matter is that nearly one in five women have been raped and over 50 percent of rapes go unreported which is depressing all on its own.

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6:23PM PDT on Aug 23, 2014

Alarming! We have a long, long way to go and a lot of people need to change their way of thinking. Child marriage is a disaster.

10:32AM PDT on Aug 23, 2014

And when we think how hard women worked and suffered to get us the vote.

What happened?

5:09AM PDT on Aug 4, 2014

Equality??

6:28AM PDT on Jun 25, 2014

So sad and depressing! Thanks for the infographics.

2:52AM PDT on Aug 28, 2013

Education, education, education.
Thank you for this article.

7:00AM PDT on May 25, 2013

outrageous

5:59AM PDT on May 7, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

1:36PM PDT on Mar 19, 2013

Sigh! long way to go...

1:48PM PDT on Mar 18, 2013

Interesting.

7:32PM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

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