Unformatted text preview: themselves are ever assaulted. Secondly, I would make a center where victims of rape could find help afterwards. This center would possibly have a mentor program where recovered victims could mentor to those trying to make it through. The final thing this organization would do is to lobby for judicial and legislative change. Today only one of every sixteen rapist sees any jail time whatsoever. This is ridiculous when you realize that over half of rape victims die from the effects of the rape episode- e.g. depression, suicide, post traumatic stress disorder. This is how I believe I would help stop the silent problem of rape in America....
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- Fall '10
- Posttraumatic stress disorder