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A rallying cry for survivors

Abdulali replaces sociological tools with testimonies. As a result, this becomes a book of pain and triumph, of solidarity and comfort, of hope and prayer.

Rape is the only crime that is so bad that victims are supposed to be destroyed beyond repair by it, but simultaneously not so bad that the men who do it should be treated like other criminals.

Abdulali is not an objective commentator on sexual assault and aggression, she was gang-raped when she was

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