Dealing With…

What else should you know when you are reporting violence or organizing against campus abuse? We asked survivors and activists across the country this question, and they’ve written up, based on their own experiences, the advice they wish they’d had before they started. Check out the links below, and if you’d like to write up a “Dealing with…” article, email us a knowyourIX@gmail.com.

Dealing with…

unsupportive peers.

unsupportive parents.

school retaliation.

finding a lawyer.

intramovement and administrative racism.

university-issued no contact orders.

homophobia as a survivor.

a flood of stories from other survivors.

being a religious survivor.

activist burn-out and self-care.

skepticism of male survivors.

feeling exposed.

being misrepresented in the media.

building a support network after violence, harassment, or abuse.

frustration with the conclusion of your legal complaint.