Rape And Its Effect On College Students On Campuses And The Ones Of Someone 's Life

1203 Words Nov 15th, 2015 5 Pages
College and parties both sound like the time of somebody’s life. The only thing people are thinking about is having fun and not worry about responsibilities for the moment. Unfortunately, college students on campuses and the ones that like to party are usually in danger of being the next date rape victim. It does not always happen with college students but that is where the majority of cases occur. Many of date rape victims usually happen to be in the wrong place with the wrong person at the wrong time. Date rape is a severe issue in modern day society that both males and females should be aware of. They need to know ways to prevent it, the physical and psychological effects that come with being a date rape victim, how to ask for help, and how to make sure the person who did it is being punished. To fully understand the way date rape works, one must know the actual definition. Date rape is “forced sex that can happen on a date but also somewhere like a party with someone the victim may know, like, or even be interested in” (New). On the other hand, as far as rape goes it is not about sex or passion. A person would have to be sick in the head if they decide to force sex on somebody. Forced sex would be described as an act of violence or aggression (New). The topic of love and date rape do not go together, it is a joke when it comes to talking about rape. A healthy relationship will always have respect and someone who is worthy and treats the other like a person will respect…

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