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Research = Troubling Statistics

While looking for helpline numbers and relevant websites for the back matter of Hear What You Want, I stumbled across some disturbing statistics on the Rape Crisis website. One of the most worrying was that a third of people believe that women who flirt are partially responsible for being raped. One third of all people. One. Third. This is deeply troubling to me. Even keeping in mind that this particular statistic is several years old, it was backed up very recently in 13 Reasons Why: Beyond The Reasons Season 2 (available on Netflix) when, in an interview, Katherine Langford mentioned that when viewers found out that Hannah wasn't a virgin, some said that the fact that Bryce raped her "didn

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