I’m a believer in the Second Amendment, but also in the truth. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for teens (after accidents). Firearms in the home increase teen suicide risk.
What we do know is that it’s in the hundreds of millions! Teens (and the rest of us) should be mindful of this as they go about their daily lives.
This victim impact statement was read by a sexual assault survivor to her attacker in court. The prosecutor assigned to the case called it the most powerful statement he’d ever witnessed. Millions have read it and you should too.
This is a powerful essay by Jody Allard, which every parent of boys should read. As she states, our sons need to be aware and sensitive to how they may be perpetuating rape culture.