More proof (as if we need it) that we live in a rape culture

From: Facebook refuses to take down rape joke pages

According to Facebook, saying how much you enjoy committing rape, joking about rape, and calling rape survivors liars is just ‘discussing the issue’ and not hate speech.

Fiona Elvines from Rape Crisis South London, sums it up well:

I can’t find the punchline in ‘I love raping bitches out in the cool night air, don’t complain sluts or your (sic) next,’

Sign the Change.org petition here.

2 responses

  1. […] More proof (as if we need it) that we live in a rape culture by anti porn london […]

  2. Signed the petition; I wondered whether Facebook had any kind of policy forbidding hate speech or threats, and apparently they do.

    It boggles my mind that they can’t see that this *is* hate speech.

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