We now know that 24 hours without sleep, or a week of sleeping four or five hours a night induces an impairment equivalent to a blood alcohol level of .1 percent. We would never say, ‘This person is a great worker! He’s drunk all the time!’ yet we continue to celebrate people who sacrifice sleep for work.
He was a BEMCo member and because I “didn’t say no” (but I never, ever said yes) I could no longer attend dances, Springfest, Relay for Life or other large campus events or call 911 from campus for the rest of my years at Brandeis.
i can’t express how important this is to me. One person with a lot of power completely stripped another person of their security and safety. All of these stories are important. All of these people need to be listened to and heard. I will never stop fighting.