prise 95 percent of the victims of rape? If we were designing a red carpet for date rape, we could hardly do better than the booze-infused hookup culture.
Most men are not rapists or even jerks. Still, the truth is that women always will always be the more vulnerable sex. It isn't just that women are on average smaller and weaker than men. It's that men are more violent
and more likely to link sex with aggression. Drinking disinhibits.
The first steps toward protecting women from the scourge of rape is realism about sex differences and old-fashioned feminine caution. That ought to be the feminist message.
Mona Charen is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center. To read features by other Creators Syndicate writers and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate webpage at www.creators.com.