Please choose ONE of the options below. Choose EITHER A, B, OR C. Please do not complete all of them.
This should be 6 FULL pages, double spaced, font 12, Times New Roman.
Please do not rewrite any of the questions in your answers. You should number your answers so I can be clear when you are moving onto the next question, but do not rewrite the question.
You do not need to write your name, the date, the course, etc on your paper. Please only include:
If you are choosing question A or B or C
If you are choosing B or C, make sure to list which country
Begin answering the questions
A. How LGBTQ populations are being impacted by campus sexual assault in the United States
B. How LGBTQ populations are being impacted by sexual violence in a specific country
C. Domestic violence and LGBTQ populations in a specific country
You will then research and describe the problem:
You want to answer questions about prevalence, frequency, and duration (e.g. How often does the problem occur? How long has this been going on? Has the problem worsened over time? etc ). Make sure to include statistics here (WITH CITATIONS), and you may want to provide anecdotal examples if applicable
In what ways are issues related to intersectionality/intersecting identities relevant? Choose at least two identities. For example, race, class, age, etc
List and describe at least two different systems, institutions, or processes that contribute to this issue/problem
What is currently being done to change this problem? List and describe and least three things (consider laws, non-profit organizations, etc)
What else should happen to decrease this problem?
Please use at least 3 different citations within your paper and provide full references/works cited at the end of your paper.
Writer may choose whichever topic they find most appealing.
A. Sexual violence has a major impact on every group and the community at large. These include gay, transgender, lesbian and bisexual (LGBTQ) populations. It is important to consider that the gay, lesbians and bisexual people in learning institutions experience soaring rates of sexual violence than heterosexuals in the United States (Woodford, Howell, Silverschanz, & Yu, 2012). According to a survey conducted by the CDCs National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence, it was established that there are close to 45% of lesbians and 60 % of bisexual women who experience rapes, stalking by intimate partners and physical violence (CDCs National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence, 2010) On the other hand, the survey also found that close to 27% of gay men and 38% of bisexual men also experience physical violence, rape and stalking as compared to 30% of heterosexual men. This clearly indicates the dangers that this population goes through within institutions of learning (Woodford, et.al.2012). It has also been noted that more than half of bisexual women and the transgender individuals end up suffering from sexual violence. In many campuses in America, the LGBTQ population suffers from high rates of marginalization and stigma which puts the whole community at a high risk of sexual assault.These institutions also suffer from violence as a result of hatred among different types of people and which sometimes is conducted through the means of sexual assault.Additionally, the s...