I see examples of sexual violence against women every single day. I see it on the news, I hear it from friends, I experience it.
And consistently, the price attackers have to pay for their crime (if any) is insignificant compared to the terrible consequences victims of sexual assaults have to endure for years, decades, a lifetime.
You want proof?
First, let’s use the recent example of Brock Turner, the former Stanford University student who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman outside a fraternity party in January 2015 and was caught red-handed by two other Stanford male students. He was released from jail Friday, September 2nd, after serving three months of his six-month sentence.