More Women’s Groups Condemn Game of Thrones Rape Plotlines

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The National Organization for Women’s New York chapter and Safe Horizon, the nation’s largest domestic violence victims group, have joined the chorus of critics denouncing HBO’s Game of Thrones for its continued romance with rape. “Gratuitous rape scenes feed the rape culture,” said Sonia Ossorio, president of the NOW chapter. “HBO is guilty of this gratuity and of pornifying television in general.”

By Chauncey Alcorn, New York Daily News, May 26, 2015

 

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