This is not an article in which I comment aggressively on whether or not Thirteen Reasons Why glorifies suicide or mental illness, both of which are opinions that I’ve seen declared loudly on Facebook statuses and re-shared articles. In the midst of the outrage surrounding the themes found in the show I have seen one thing consistently overlooked: Hannah Baker was raped. The main character, Hannah Baker, told a story that resonated with me in a way that gave me the strength to write mine down.
Mila is a freelance writer with a B.A. in Linguistics. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and studying foreign languages.
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