Sexual Assault is a world problem.
Assault on the gentler and more vulnerable gender (and much more intelligent) has been with mankind probably since man noticed a libido blissful difference in himself and his Earthly companion called "woman". Sexual abuse is a serious problem that has only started to ease out of the closet within the past quarter century. Over the past quarter century organizations for assistance to assault victims have proliferated and produced considerable success. Many agencies and programs have been successful in helping victims back from the dark depths of physical and mental shame and hurt, as well as providing education in sexual abuse. One such organization has just been attacked in the State of Florida. It was attacked by the Florida Governor. Governor Rick Scott, dealt a damaging blow to education towards and prevention of prevention abuse.
The National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Founded by the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape, established the month of April as
"The goal of SAAM is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence."