Esme Bianco speaks about her trauma bond too Marilyn Manson and to answer one of the most frequently asked questions his accusers asked – why they stayed in a relationship with him. Esme made headlines when she accused Marilyn Manson human trafficking after allegedly flying her to Los Angeles from her home in the UK to make a music video. Esme states that Marilyn Manson took the opportunity to physically and sexually abuse her under the guise of making art. While some socialmediagossips support Esme for making abuse allegations against Marilyn Manson, others attack her and call her a liar.
Her critics say that if Marilyn Manson really abused her, she would not have had a relationship with him a few years later. Esme addressed her critics in a post she published twice on her official Instagram and Twitter accounts, revealing that she had formed a trauma bond with Marilyn Manson. She also discussed post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and a process that took about seven years to fully understand what Marilyn Manson had done to her.
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On February 1, 2021, Evan Rachel Wood named the man who allegedly molested her Marilyn Manson, whose real name is Brian Hugh Warner. Other women followed on the same day, naming Brian Warner aka Marilyn Manson as their perpetrators. These women are Gabriella Accarino, Sarah McNeilly, Ashley Walters, and Ashley Lindsay Morgan.
Esme Bianco didn’t officially name Marilyn Manson as her abuser until February 11, 2021. Here is the post she shared that accused Marilyn Manson of not only abusing her, but also trafficking in human beings.
“I name the person who abused me and acted on me. His name is Marilyn Manson, born Brian Hugh Warner ” pic.twitter.com/UdvTPig0H5
– Esmé Bianco (@esmebianco) February 11, 2021
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Esme went on ABC Good morning America and described her experience with Marilyn Manson. She went into the emotional consequences of the relationship.
You can see the video below.
Esme talked about that PTSD, Feelings of guilt and shame when she understood the trauma bond that formed with Marilyn Manson, and shyly she went back to him after allegedly dealing with her from socialmediagossips. She explained the following.
By the time I had an intimate relationship with Marilyn Manson I had been trafficked and abused physically and emotionally by him. Years later, when I was diagnosed with PTSD and began to identify and process what had happened, I was filled with shame and guilt. I had the same questions that so many socialmediagossips hearing stories like mine have: Why enter / stay in a relationship with someone who hurts you? Part of the answer lies in understanding how “trauma bonds” form between abusers and their victims.
You can see Esme’s full statement below and on Instagram.
By the time I had an intimate relationship with Marilyn Manson I had been trafficked and abused physically and emotionally by him. Years later when I was diagnosed with PTSD and began to identify and process what had happened.https://t.co/95qWJJxHRK pic.twitter.com/lq7eS5rKrG
– Esmé Bianco (@esmebianco) February 17, 2021
What do you think of Marilyn Manson’s abuse allegations? Esme and the other women are calling for a full FBI investigation into Brian Warner, and there are reports that minors have accused him of sexual assault.
Marilyn Manson released a statement denying the abuse and stating that his relationships were consensual. You can read Marilyn Manson’s statement below.
Of course, my art and my life have long been magnets of controversy, but these recent claims about me are terrible distortions of reality. My intimate relationships with like-minded partners have always been consensual. Regardless of how – and why – others choose to misinterpret the past now, that is the truth.
If you are in an abusive relationship, help is available. You can contact the National Domestic Violence Helpline below.
– CancelCulture (@CancelCultureTM) February 22, 2021
Stay tuned to learn more about this developing story as multiple investigations into Marilyn Manson are ongoing.
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