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people and tree
Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

Sexual abuse survivors and their supporters are hoping a new tree planted on the Michigan State University campus will signal that a new era is taking root.

 


Teal flags, East Lansing
Joe Dandron / WKAR-MSU

 

Between towering buildings and construction sites in downtown East Lansing, teal flags hang silently, swaying in the wind with messages of support for victims of sexual assault.


 

woman crying
Courtesy / Matthew Dae Smith / LSJ

A once-anonymous victim who says she was sexually assaulted in 2015 by members of the Michigan State University basketball team is stepping forward to tell her story.