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Rape In The Congo Is Not, And Never Was, About "Sex"

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François was told by Congolese militia members, "Whether you want it or not, you will be our wife" and then brutally gang-raped because his wife wasn't there, proving, again, that rape is about power.

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Not just rape in the Congo. Rape everywhere is about power.