Making poverty visible. Making knowledge actionable.
Author: Summer Sharma
Summer Sharma is a content writer and copy editor at InSight who believes in the importance of addressing the hard issues not discussed in everyday conversation. Additional to studying Criminology and Literary Journalism at UC Irvine, she also works at the UCI Police Department assisting officers with their cases.
Fictitious Hollywood versions of sex crimes divert from the true nature of it. Movies normally portray women as shameless, lacking in self-worth and serving as a scapegoat for society. In narration, these people litter the streets of downtown urban ghettos, but never affluent areas such as Irvine, California.…