Any thoughts of guilt, any feelings of regret, had faded. The desert had baked them out.
Remember that when Marissa Alexander fired her warning shot to save her own life, she caused no injuries. Now she’s facing the very real possibility of spending the rest of her life in prison for that act of self-defense,” said advocate Sumayya Fire in the statement. “That should send a chill down the back of every person in this country who believes that women who are attacked have the right to defend themselves.
fucking unbelievable. completely believable, actually, but also devastatingly fucked up.