Monday, June 17, 2024
American University
A project of the Rev. James B. Simpson Fellowship at American University’s School of Communication

This recent calling out of sexual assault has been a long time coming. And it’s good. It’s like cutting out tumors: it’s messy, and it’s complicated and it is going to hurt. But it’s necessary. And we’ll all be healthier for it. And it sucks — and some of our heroes will be taken down, and we will discover bad things about people we like. And sometimes, even people we love.

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This recent calling out of sexual assault has been a long time coming. And it's good. It's like cutting out tumors: it's messy, and it's complicated and it is going to hurt. But it's necessary. And we'll all be healthier for it. And it sucks — and some of our heroes will be taken down, and we will discover bad things about people we like. And sometimes, even people we love.