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Hard to see a point,,a question, or even a coherent critique in any of that. If one fifth of women report being raped in college we can assume a similar number of men are rapists, yes? Certainly you are not letting these guys off so easy and claim they are just crazy and completely uncalculating?

What that your chances of rape go up at a college frat party?. And the more the school has heavy drinking the more rates go up? Do I really need to show a link for what is painfully obvious? I have never said she was correct about her other ideas. But for those who have said they are prove…

Can we agree there are different dynamics in play? One is the question of establishing precautionary behavior, or if any exists.We can disagree on how that might be established and verified. but hopefully we can agree it is a separate field of inquiry than judging whether individuals who b…

The arguments here that victims will be blamed for not following what some believe is prudent precautionary behavior translates so easily to other areas of human behavior In terms of unjustified police shootings, many will blame the victim for not just being nicer and more cooperative as a…

One person here actually referred to some scientific study on whether the type of clothing worn by the victim was correlated to her rape. That is evidence. That is science. The links the two of you gave me are no more than a rhetorical clearinghouses. You folks do understand the difference…

I will say those who have spoken in opposition of Lind's points maintain a very consistent narrative which seems unresponsive to questioning IMHO. Answers,on this thread, if they have come, do so without acknowledgement of a question or questioner. Perhaps that is an effort to avoid tension …

People will indeed say if you wear expensive items in public you increase your risk of being mugged, especially if you you are in the wrong neighborhood. As to children, leave them out of this, they are not adults and it is inept comparison. The rest of your points are the same old repetiti…

I don't disagree with that, But at the same time I find the idea such mistaken precautionary notions are feeding a cultural narrative is problematic

Is there some reason that taking precautions on this issue is different than others? Otherwise your suggestion that taking precautions will lead to a false sense of security from the precaution taker applies to all other areas of human behavior as well. Does it?

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