the truth about lying about rape.
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In this video, Laci Green discusses the topic of false rape accusations. Using hard data and her background as a sexual violence prevention educator, she seeks to separate myth from fact. First she explores the prevalence of false rape reports and what the statistics mean. Second she dives into reasons why so many people believe survivors are lying. In closing, she lays out a justice-oriented approach to false rape accusations.