“You deserve rape” Guy Hit with Comments

Preacher carrying ‘you deserve to be raped’ sign was hit over the head by baseball bat-wielding woman outside a high school in Glendale, Arizona. At the time of the assault the man was using a megaphone to tell students they’re going to hell. I’m not going to post his video (he doesn’t deserve the views) but RawStory has an article about the incident here and here’s an ABC take.

I’m posting because of the comments on the RawStory Twitter feed. Some of these are a priceless turn around on victim-blaming. Below is the original story and some of the responses are to the right.

Not advocating for violence, but I get the anger.


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2017-06-12T22:31:17+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Random Posts|Tags: , , |Comments Off on “You deserve rape” Guy Hit with Comments
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