Rape Culture (Trigger Warning)

The phrase "rape culture" refers to a way of thinking that systematically trivializes, normalizes, or endorses sexual assault. This board collects concrete…
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Justin Bieber - What Do You Mean?
Is Beiber’s What Do You Mean? just as bad as Thicke’s Blurred Lines? - Go here for a discussion: http://thesocietypages.org/socimages/2015/11/17/is-beibers-what-do-you-mean-just-as-bad-as-thickes-blurred-lines/
Bloomingdale’s Issues Apology for Printing Date Rape-y Ad Holiday Catalog, Online Reputation, Catalog, Woman Drunk, Christmas Ad, Online Reputation Management, Ads, Bloomingdales, Dating
Bloomingdale's Issues Apology for Printing Date Rape-y Ad - Ms. Magazine
Bloomingdale’s Issues Apology for Printing Date Rape-y Ad
Aletheia Veritas on Twitter: "(1 of 2) @MensHealthMag "She still wants you to... take [sex] without asking" @rapeculture101 @Dr_AnastasiaP http://t.co/OLu9kZ5V0M" The Secret, Health, Relationship, Veritas, Sex, Culture, Mens Health, Sociology, Horoscope Relationships
Aletheia Veritas on X
Aletheia Veritas on Twitter: "(1 of 2) @MensHealthMag "She still wants you to... take [sex] without asking" @rapeculture101 @Dr_AnastasiaP http://t.co/OLu9kZ5V0M"
a close up of a bottle of beer with water on the label and an advertise
Archive: Nita Lowey on Twitter
Budlight drew criticism for their "removing 'no' from your vocabulary for the night" slogan
a man and woman holding up a red gift box with the words necklace? or chlorformm?
Virgin Mobile US Pulls Awful Rape-Joke Ad from Website, Richard Branson Apologizes Profusely
Virgin Mobile US Pulls Awful Rape-Joke Ad from Website, Richard Branson Apologizes Profusely
a sign on the wall that says, bet jennifer lawrence wishes she'd used a strong - password
One University Found a New, Awful Way to Talk About Jennifer Lawrence’s Nude Photo Leak
One University Found a New, Awful Way to Talk About Jennifer Lawrence’s Nude Photo Leak - Mic
Anti-shop lifting sign threatens rape in prison. Thanks to Amanda for the submission.
Anti-shop lifting sign threatens rape in prison. Thanks to Amanda for the submission.
The idea of being chased by a "creepy" man used to make a joke for an ad for a NZ fitness club (thanks @ AnaSamways) Jokes, Fitness, Just Do It, Feminist Humor, Social Issues, Activism, Humor
Ana Samways on Twitter
The idea of being chased by a "creepy" man used to make a joke for an ad for a NZ fitness club (thanks @ AnaSamways)
Company goes out of business after outrage over "Keep Calm and Rape On" t-shirt. Shirts, Keep Calm, Shirt Maker, Mens Tops, T Shirt, Shirt, Going Out Of Business, Company, Business
'Keep Calm And Rape' T-Shirt Maker Shutters
Company goes out of business after outrage over "Keep Calm and Rape On" t-shirt.
a blue and white box with red writing on it that says no means yes means
College Archives
Rape culture: The Texas Tech chapter of the international fraternity Phi Delta Theta was stripped of its charter after placing a banner at a party that read: “No Means Yes, Yes Means Anal.”
This shirt was being sold at @smsupermalls dept.store. In the boy's section (thanks to @ KStreetHipster and @ CharlesBivona) Punch, Offensive Shirts, Tee Shirts, Graphic Sweatshirt, Guy
Charles Bivona on Twitter
This shirt was being sold at @smsupermalls dept.store. In the boy's section (thanks to @ KStreetHipster and @ CharlesBivona)
two t - shirts, one with a cartoon character and the other with an object in it
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"hehehe" T-shirt laughs about rape (via @ annettecboehm)
a woman standing in front of a dark background with the words night of the reckless drunk
Another campaign tells young women "don't get raped"
Victim-Blaming Ad Threatens Women Who "Lose Control" with Potential Sexual Consequences (click thru for comparisons with ads aimed at men)
Energy conservation sticker at Occidental College (thx Occidental Sexual Assault Coalition) Get A Life, Energy Conservation, How Are You Feeling, Save Energy, Healing, Energy, Womb Healing
Energy conservation sticker at Occidental College (thx Occidental Sexual Assault Coalition)
a woman holding a sign that says i know you want it
From the Mouths of Rapists: The Lyrics of Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines - Sociological Images
From the Mouths of Rapists: The Lyrics of Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines (click thru for analysis; TW)
From the Mouths of Rapists: The Lyrics of Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines (click thru for analysis; TW) Narcissistic Sociopath, Phrase, Robin Thicke, Emotions, Survivor
From the Mouths of Rapists: The Lyrics of Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines - Sociological Images
From the Mouths of Rapists: The Lyrics of Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines (click thru for analysis; TW)
a group of people standing next to each other in front of a building with their hands up
Saint Mary’s University frosh chant cheers for rape, underage sex | Globalnews.ca
An Instragram video shows Saint Mary's University students participating in a chant that condones non-consensual sex with underage girls.
the man and woman are performing on stage with microphones in their hands as they dance
Double Standards at the VMA Awards: What about Robin Thicke? - Sociological Images
A Double Standard at the VMA Awards: What about Robin Thicke? (click thru for analysis)
m & m's character standing next to a door
"Devour" Red M&M's get eaten by a red hair beauty
Non-Consensual "Sex" in an M Commercial (thanks Paul K.!)
the tweet is being posted to someone on their twitter account, and it looks like
LOOK: This Etsy Item Has A Terrible Message For Women
Response to Criticism of the "You've Just Been Roofied" Gag Glass
a wine glass with the words you've just been roosted on it
LOOK: This Etsy Item Has A Terrible Message For Women
"You've Just Been Roofied" Glass
a sign that has been vandalized on the side of a building in deer park
“I Hate Your Friend… So I Stuck My D— in Her Water Bottle” - Sociological Images
Male Sexuality as a Tool to Defile and Humiliate (click thru for analysis)
two facebook posts are shown with the same caption in blue and one has an image of
These are the guys who will rape you. A woman's clothing does not suddenly hinder a man's ability to not sexually assault a women... If you can't NOT rape a woman when you go out, use the buddy system, friends don't let friends rape!
the facebook page for duct tape has been blocked off by two people and is being viewed on social media
Damn. Fighting the good fight and no one was willing to look up a single thing about normalizing, rape culture, or the effect of jokes on real rapists -- just wanted to win their argument. This is very real and very depressing.
a woman has a child as a result of rage, her rapist can sue for custoy and vision rights
Girl Riots
THAT'S JUST PLAIN MESSED UP!!! RAPIST RIGHTS!!!... So You Get Raped & Then You Have To RELIVE It For THE REST OF YOUR LIFE?!?!?... WOW! OK That Should Help Some Confused Women Who Are Leaning Towards Outlawing Abortion!!! HELLO!?!! If Thats Not A Strong Argument To Keep Abortion LEGAL!! Let's Have Some (Raped) Women's Rights!!!
Rape culture and rape jokes Controlling People, Verbal Abuse, Intersectionality, Lgbt Rights, Atheist
Rape culture and rape jokes
a sign that has been vandalized with a football helmet on it and the words, this is what you are like
This is what rape culture looks like
the words shut up, take it written on someone's arm with black ink
Rape Culture Round Up - Sociological Images
Rape-Endorsing Entry Stamp at a Bar (click thru for more)
two television screens showing the same person holding trays of fried chicken and hot dogs
Rape Culture Round Up - Sociological Images
Fox News Subordinates Story about Sexual Assault in the Military in favor of Objectification of Hooters Waitress (click thru for more)
an advertisement for the artisan pizza is shown in red and white lettering on a piece of paper
Rape Culture Round Up - Sociological Images
Domino's Pizza Riffs on "No Means No" (click thru for more)