• A Medusa statue is being used as a symbol of MeToo justice in New York

    8 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    In the majority of cases of sexual violence, the victim is always asked: ‘Well, what did you do to provoke him?' Questions of ‘provocative' clothing, alcohol consumption, and previous promiscuity consistently shroud crimes that should be putting the perpetrator on trial, not the victim.
    This narrative of victim-blaming isn't new - it can be seen in stories over 2,700 years old. Namely: the Greek myth of Medusa. A maiden in the temple of Athena, Medusa was stalked and raped by a ‘god'hellip;
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