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In Light Of #MeToo Campaign, Dancers Make A Video About Surviving Sexual Abuse For Years

In a powerful video, the dancers at BOM squad came together to narrate their own experiences of being sexual abuse victims. The video comes in the aftermath of the #MeToo campaign which helped millions of women and men to fearlessly open up about stories of sexual assault. 

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But despite this, many fell pray to needless trolls and objectification. And these Dancers aimed to highlight this very problem that plagues them on a daily basis. 

As dancers, they exposed the degrading comments they receive on a daily basis. They range from irrelevant statements on their attire to downright sleazy comments. 

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Also Read: From #MeToo To #IHave: How Victims And Perpetrators Of Sexual Harassment Speak In One Voice

Through their poignant performance, each dancer goes on to enact and narrate distressing stories of sexual assault and it will make you mad with rage. 

The Youtube description reads: 

“The inspiration to make this video came from watching Faye D’Souza . 

When every woman says #metoo, we have a  problem. There is no big or small, harrassment is harrassment. Please do not  be afraid to speak up.  Please do not suffer in silence. It’s not your fault. Take help if you need. Today you will find a lot more help than ever. Speak up, the magnitude of the problem needs to be addressed . 

As Artists, we have the privilege of being able to express through our art. And so we did. Yes these are only a handful of experiences that we went through, putting them all forward would need a few Hours or maybe more. But this is a small part of our story”

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Source of news : Indiatimes

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