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Old 05-17-2011, 09:13 AM
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There are sick people out there...
And those sick people are the ones that need to be educated, and rehabilitated, moreso than teaching women to defend themselves against them. Society needs to focus on healing those that would do harm, and changing attitudes that perpetuate the thinking that allows for it. No matter what a woman wears, or how she conducts herself, no man should think he has a right to overpower her and take what he wants. It is the same as any kind of violence. Just because someone says things that make me mad does not mean I should hit them.
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