One Tweet Unleashes A Torrent Of Stories Of Sexual Assault : The Two-Way : NPRQuicklink submitted By Meryl Ann Butler Permalink
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Donald Trump talked about grabbing women's genitals. On Twitter, tens of thousands of women have told stories from the other side of sexual assault, sharing their stories with the hashtag #NotOkay, after writer Kelly Oxford shared the story of the first time she was sexually assaulted. On Friday evening she tweeted, "Women: tweet me your first assaults. they aren't just stats. I'll go first: Old man on city bus grabs my "p*ssy" and smiles at me, I'm 12." By Monday afternoon, nearly 27 million people had responded or visited her Twitter page.
RT @CBSNews: Writer starts social media movement of women sharing sexual assault stories https://t.co/ObN8txaVhB https://t.co/VCZksqpBxf at https://t.co/ObN8txaVhB— Checking The Facts (@CheckingTheMath) October 12, 2016