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Katie Thurston on Sharing Past Trauma with a Partner; Plus, Telling Her Story to Her Mom

Katie Thurston opens up to co-hosts Mike Johnson and Bryan Abasolo about Monday night’s impactful episode of “The Bachelorette,” during which she bravely told her story of a past nonconsensual sexual experience. Katie expresses her thoughts on sharing past trauma with a partner. Elsewhere, the franchise star recounts the emotional moment she finally shared her story with her mother. If you or someone you know has experienced sexual violence, help is available. For anonymous, confidential, free support 24/7, call @RAINN’s National Sexual Assault Hotline at 800.656.HOPE (4673) or chat at online at