February 1, 2013

'Start by Believing' campaign urges support of sexual-assault victims

“If for a moment, everyone in the world who has been sexually assaulted would glow, you would not believe the brightness.” That’s how Kimberly Lonsway, a San Luis Obispo resident and director of research for End Violence Against Women International, illustrates a disturbing statistic: one in five women and one in 33 men will be sexually assaulted in their lifetimes.

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