Rape is one of the most terrifying crimes, that a person can do to another human being. Although, most victims of rape are female, there is also a large number of men that experienced a rape, but the social stigma makes it harder for them to report the crime to the police. Until today, women are in many cultures not equal to men and it is not obvious for all men, that they do not have the right to touch a women without her conscient agreement.
The psychological damage is enormous, but also horrible consequences like infection with diseases or pregnancy provoke other ethical and very difficult discussions, that only the victim has to deal with and organizations can only support victims. Our gallery does not show the actual act of rape, but is offering shocking images, that should raise awareness about the topic. Make use of them in a wise manner!