Stanford football player found guilty of rape by majority of disciplinary panel never punished

He’ll play in the Sun Bowl against North Carolina Friday.

Lauren Holter | December 30, 2016 - 11:12 am

Gabrielle Union is totally fine with you not seeing ‘Birth of a Nation’ amid sexual assault controversy

After months of intense advertising, the film brought in a measly $7.1 million in ticket sales, not doubt related to the fact that the director, writer, producer, and star hasn’t

Lauren Holter | October 12, 2016 - 3:22 pm

California trashed statute of limitations on rape cases thanks to Bill Cosby

It’s a step in the right direction toward dismantling the prevalent, destructive “perfect victim” narrative.

Kylie Cheung | September 29, 2016 - 7:08 pm

Are white men treated less harshly than men of color when it comes to sexual assault?

Former University of California, Berkeley law school dean Sujit Choudhry filed a federal discrimination lawsuit Thursday claiming the college treats white male professors accused of sexual harassment or assault more leniently

Lauren Holter | September 19, 2016 - 10:59 am

How the Brock Turner case might end up being a weirdly positive thing for a lot of people

It’s the only upside to the horrible sexual assault case.

Karen Fratti | September 14, 2016 - 2:04 pm

An accused rapist thought the woman was crying because his dick was too big

Men accused of rape claiming the sex was consensual is an age-old tale, but one bloke took it to a new disgusting level.

Lauren Holter | September 8, 2016 - 4:21 pm

Trump’s Campaign Manager’s View Of Rape Puts All The Responsibility On Women

After some digging, a super PAC discovered that in 2013, Trump’s campaign manager said rape is women’s fault. Because they are weak.

Karen Fratti | August 31, 2016 - 12:19 pm

The St. Paul’s School Survivor Speaks Out To Help Ensure Other Girls Have The Right To Their Bodies

“It’s been two years now since the whole ordeal, and I feel ready to stand up and own what happened to me,” Chessy Prout told the Today show.

Lauren Holter | August 30, 2016 - 10:14 am

The Judge Who Sentenced Brock Turner Takes Himself Off All Criminal Cases

Beginning Sept. 6, Persky will only preside over civil cases in order to not bring unwarranted attention to criminal cases he would rule on.

Lauren Holter | August 26, 2016 - 10:54 am

Stanford Bans Hard Alcohol At Parties, Avoiding The Real Causes Of Sexual Assault

Just after the announcement, a page titled “Female Bodies and Alcohol” appeared on the school’s website that explains in detail how women are more affected by drinking than men.

Lauren Holter | August 24, 2016 - 10:47 am

Sexual Harassment In The Service Industry Is So Common That It Can Start Feeling Normal

Though I work in an industry that is notorious for sexual harassment and male dominated power dynamics, the problem of normalizing unwanted sexual behavior extends far beyond restaurants.

Becca Schuh | August 23, 2016 - 6:02 pm

Colorado’s Vague Sexual Assault Sentencing Laws Led To A College Rapist Avoiding Jail

The 22-year-old former University of Colorado student pretended to be helping a drunk woman get home safely from a party in 2014 when he raped her.

Lauren Holter | August 11, 2016 - 8:44 am
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