Toxic Monogamy Perpetuates Rape Culture

We need to deal with it first on a micro-level

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The more I think where my previous relationship went south, the more I am convinced that it was about the misunderstood notion of what commitment means within a relationship. In my infatuated haze, I confused belonging with ownership. I committed to him because I wanted to belong — and it was misunderstood by both of…