President Trump has once again sparked controversy with poorly worded and insensitive Tweets. This time, he took to the social media network to cast doubt on the credibility of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has made allegations of sexual abuse against Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh.

In a series of tweets regarding this controversial topic, he suggested that if Dr. Ford's allegations were 'as bad as she says,' she would have reported it at the time, back in the 1980s. This simplistic take on a sexual assault experience that is deeply painful, personal, and ridden with feelings of fear, shame, and guilt, is sadly typical of a President who is chronically lacking in both empathy and self-awareness.

In response to President Trump's dismissive attitude to the struggles of a rape victim, the hashtag #WhyIDidn'tReport has been spreading like wildfire on Twitter. People are opening up about their experiences in raw and emotional ways, and it makes for heartbreaking, yet important reading. The response proves that there is no set procedure for reporting sexual abuse, the complex emotions that it provokes and the time it can take to process the trauma are subjective and unique to each individual. Attacking a survivor's credibility and integrity can only strengthen the stigma around reporting these crimes, and further encourage others to stay silent. Scroll down below to check out the best comebacks to Trump's tweets for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments.

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David_Leavitt Report

Samantha Bing
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Jesus. This is horrible to happen to anyone let alone a four year old.

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ShastaTamp Report

birdhouse
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Wow, just wow! How pathetic can a parent be?

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JaimePrimak Report

EllieKaan
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I'm destroyed because this is what i tell my daughter but I don't want her to keep anything from me. I'll have to explain it differently...

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bearden_white Report

why not
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

and to think today is improved over how things once were. despicable. I hope you find a way to deal with your pain. It is not your fault.

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CCplusfour Report

Jus
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

This is awful! Who cares about family? A child was damaged!

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maudnewton Report

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AshleyJudd Report

Zenozenobee
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

She acused the victime of having sex with an adult man.... People that blame the victime are trash.

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mrdolcethecat Report

Agnes Jekyll
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

It was not your fault. Not only were you a child, but rape is never, under any circumstances, allowed.

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gayrodcon Report

silem arod
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Indeed, they should come forward much more. This isn't about genders. This is about the violation of human's right.

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Julia_SCI Report

Agnes Jekyll
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Yes, so many predators use their positions to bully victims. It was not your fault

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dhlovelife Report

Lee Malone
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I was sexually abused, they said I have weird fantasies and that I was makingit up lol

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BackstageDonna Report

manowce
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

sorry, but fuck his wife, how is she even important in this story?!

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GinderMary Report

Krishna Vishwas
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

This guy seems like donald trump has made an account on BP.

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K_Rosa17 Report

ZombieGirl5591
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Wow, I read her entire tweet thread (its about 40 something tweets long) and it is so powerful and heartbreaking and infuriating.

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jensteer Report

Carolina Vieira
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Hope that made you feel a little better.....I applaude your courage <3

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Sharizard7 Report

Agnes Jekyll
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

i'm so sorry. None of this is your fault.

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JenniferKorey Report

Leslie Mallard
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Exactly. Many years and thousands of dollars worth of therapy.

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DCampoamor Report

Pamela24
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I have a similar story and feel the same way. He only touched my thighs inappropriately on several occasions and didn't respond to me saying no (a friend saved me later on, I confided in him and he talked to the assaulter). I'm trying to be thankful. Because I have friends who have been raped. Only recently and much thanks to the whole "Me too" movement I made myself tell people. Even the ones who know him. Maybe he won't do it again but maybe he will. And I shouldn't be the one who bears the responsibility of not telling anyone. If people think less of him because of it - they should. He should have listened to me saying no.

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JaceLGalloway Report

Agnes Jekyll
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Read this, people, who question why women don't come forward

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thejessicaraven Report

Daria B
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

This is infuriating and nonsense, and my praise goes to your supportive friends. Support is all we need as a society.

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adblanche Report

BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Hopefully, you will get the support and therapy that you need.

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LEUC Report

Kiahna
Community Member
4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Whatevers not taken, religion is not bullshit. You know what? There's no point even trying to defend my beliefs because this world is so full of hate, no one will pull their heads out of their asses long enough to hear anyone but themselves. Stop judging people that you don't even know.

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ktumulty Report

BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Pedophiles choose their victims because they know that children are weaker, and less likely to tell. They also know that young children may feel guilt, as if they did something wrong.

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Mariska Report

Leo Domitrix
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

AMEN. The phenomenon of inaccurate detail memory is found in car accident victims, too, for the record.

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outofherhead2 Report

BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

You probably felt guilty for "betraying" your best friend. I hope she figured him out and left him.

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judhcas Report

BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I'm sure someone would have said "Well, why did you go on a blind date?"

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AynRandPaulRyan Report

Krishna Vishwas
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

He is asshole to think that if she didn't report it then so she might be a liar. He is insensitive prick like you are. Not a inch of empathy or humanity.

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deb_strand Report

Carmen Elena
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

What´s wrong with you @Whatevers not taken? People like you makes this problem worse and worse.

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spinsternocat Report

Leo Domitrix
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Earned my PTSD diagnosis. What was said about "you forget ti so it doesn't affect you until later"... is why it's called POST-trauma. And is, in fact, part of PTSD.

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CherylStrayed Report

incoherent screaming
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

This is honestly so sad, that this seems normal. Our country is broken, and not just ours. This happens all over the world, and nobody tells, because people don't belive them, or because the person who did it was a "kind person", "they would never do that", or they "didn't have evidence". Why would you need evidence and not trust the word of the person it actually happened to? I know sometimes people lie about this happening to them, and that is just abominable. But every case, and I mean EVERY, should be treated as real. I understand this is a post about why people didn't report, but some should learn from this and always tell, no matter what your family or friends say.

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Chrystal_rae Report

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meghanandco Report

TheReader19
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

No one deserves being raped for acting like a teenager. It was his fault never yours.

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ZerlinaMaxwell Report

Lee Malone
Community Member
4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

@Whatevers not taken your taking this trolling way to far. Like gtfo already. You should realize you just look like an idiot and what you say has no effect on anyone other than pissing people off. Got way to much time on your hands obviously.

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ljneighbors Report

BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

He knew he would get by with it. That's why rape exists. They pick victims they know won't be believed.

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ChelsProcessing Report

Daria B
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4 years ago (edited) Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Professional incompetence at its finest. If those people don't feel any compassion for the victim, shouldn't they at least feel ashamed for not being able to do their job properly?

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WokeLiving Report

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sgfrothingham Report

BusLady
Community Member
4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

It's outrageous how many colleges allow this, and actually punish people who report sexual assault. Ask some of the Cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy, who have tried reporting it.

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everydayangle Report

Nia Loves Art
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

A lot of rapists have started wearing condoms so that it is more difficult to identify them through DNA evidence.

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ChallenCates Report

BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

A moment of thrill for him, and a lifetime of hell for you.

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girlsreallyrule Report

Anne
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