Nobody Told Me

Nobody told me when I was growing up that I was poor, that my family’s poverty was caused by those who are rich and it was the government’s job to correct this. Nobody told me I could commit violent acts of crime and not be held responsible because I was mistreated as a child. Nobody told me I needn’t wait for marriage to have sex. None of the schools I attended made condoms available to my boyfriends or provided a counselor to tell me it was normal and healthy to have sex with the same Read more [...]