This post is an attempt to set right a grievous wrong against an undeserved man.
I want to tell you the truth – in detail.
I want to explain and I have some ‘splaining to do.
I want to tell you that through the all the lies, the truth will prevail.
I want to tell you the things that are true.
make (someone) feel ashamed and foolish by injuring their dignity and self-respect, especially publicly.
The Judge: “State and spell your name please.”
Me: Mrs. Lori Anne Thompson
L-O-R-I A-N-N-E T-H-O-M-P-S-O-N
The Judge: “What would you like me to know?”
Where social media is increasingly being used for social justice, I heartily applaud. It is also a parallel reality that social media is being used for predation, traumatization, victimization and repugnant PR.
After a lifetime of sexual violence and victimization without justice – I can sit quietly and accept the justice of God for mumma me. It is His silence now I struggle with. There are times when silence can feel like betrayal.