Campus Rape

What’s Wrong With Spike Lee’s Solution To Campus Rape

Spike Lee believes he has an answer to America’s college rape epidemic. In an interview last week with talk show host Stephen Colbert, the director argued that ending sexual assault

Nico Lang | December 7, 2015 - 12:35 pm

Lady Gaga’s Video For “Til It Happens To You” Draws Attention To Campus Sexual Assault

Lady Gaga’s new difficult to watch video for “Til It Happens To You” features a series of scenes in which women endure sexual abuse and violence set in common college…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 18, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Virginia College Demands Rape Victim Provide Entire Sexual History

Virginia Wesleyan College says that a woman raped on campus must produce former sexual partners to say she was actually traumatized.

Robyn Pennacchia | August 10, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Japan’s Biggest Girl Group Has An Average Age Of 84

KBG84 is taking over Japan from their tiny island homeland; Ta-Nehisi Coates addresses the physical realities of being Black in his new book; American Samoa is holding out on same-sex…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 10, 2015 - 3:10 pm

Indian PM Narendra Modi Delivers Incredibly Backhanded Compliment

Narendra Modi tells Bangladeshi PM her stance on terrorism is impressive “despite being a woman,” and in other news, an Austrian scientist has created a prosthetic foot that can feel.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 8, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Emma Sulkowicz’s “Ceci N’est Pas Un Viol”: An Explainer

Here’s everything you need to know to understand Sulkowicz’s new artwork.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 5, 2015 - 1:25 pm

25 Percent Of Harvard Seniors Never Had Sex During College, And Other Interesting Factoids

The Harvard Crimson published results from its annual survey of Harvard’s graduating class, with some pretty interesting data points, like:

24% of Harvard seniors reported that they never…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | May 28, 2015 - 11:05 am

Why Campus Rape News Coverage Is Failing Rape Victims

Plus, what the heck are “painful anime bags”?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 7, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Pope Francis Gives Homeless Catholics A Private Tour Of The Sistine Chapel

PLUS, millennials have some weird beliefs about doin’ it and VICE is all about sex innnnnn spaaaaaaaaace — all in Today’s Lady News!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 30, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Rolling Stone Will Review Its UVA Rape Story In The April Issue

Rolling Stone will be publishing its review of its UVA campus rape article, “A Rape On Campus,” in its April issue. [Flavorwire]
And Charlottesville police say that there’s…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 23, 2015 - 5:30 pm

The US Presbyterian Church Now Recognizes Gay Marriage

Woohoo, another victory for gay rights!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm
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