The Hunting Ground

Marysol Pulido

Thesis

In the documentary "Hunting Ground" the purpose was to inform the viewers about the different cases of rape that happens in college grounds and people getting away with it. The documentary did achieve it purpose with the use of logos, statistics about lack of punishment and victims of rape

Athletes

Athlete James Winston was accused of rape. Charges were pressed against him but the judge decided to drop them. The police wasn't really allowed to interview James because he was the top football player of the school. The school kind of protect James because he was helping the economy of the school. The school didn't want James to appear on the news being accused of rape, because then the school would be seen as a bad school.

Victims and their stories

Statistics

- More than 16% of college women are sexually assaulted while in college

- 88% of women sexually assaulted on campus do not report

- Less than 8% of men in college commit more than 90% of sexual assaults

- Repeat offenders commit average of six or more acts of sexual assault