Black Women’s Blueprint Launches “Truth Commission” to Address Sexual Violence in the Black Community | Clutch Magazine

See on Scoop.itOUR COMMON GROUND Informed Truth and Resistance

Black Women’s Blueprint, an organization that “provides the personal and political spaces as well as the resources needed for women to engage in intersecti

OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus‘s insight:

Sexual assault and rape is an epidemic. Brooke Axtell, a Forbes contributor and women’s rights advocate, writes: “The pervasive nature of this trauma could translate into an increased risk for Black women and girls to experience depression, PTSD and addiction, common symptoms experienced by many survivors of rape.”

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