Victoria’s Story: “Lesbians and Rape”

Link to HuffPost "Lesbians and Rape: Another Coming-Out Story"
Link to HuffPost “Lesbians and Rape: Another Coming-Out Story”

“I know I’m not the only lesbian in America who’s been raped. But the stigma and harassment that rape victims endure are intensified for lesbians. Being raped forces lesbians to out themselves because so many questions by doctors, police and detectives pertain to sex. Heterosexual sex. Boyfriends, contraception. To which you must answer, ‘No, I’m a lesbian‘.”

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