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Bill Cosby Will Have To Testify In Janice Dickinson’s Lawsuit

A judge has ordered Bill Cosby and his former attorney Martin Singer to give depositions in the defamation lawsuit Janice Dickinson has filed against them, the Associated Press reports.

The former supermodel and “America’s Next Top Model” alum, who is among the many, many women accusing Bill Cosby of drugging and raping them,… More »


Christian Website Advises Men To Not Look At Their Wives’ Faces During Coerced Sex

The Christian website BiblicalGenderRoles.com, which espouses all sorts of ass-backwards, sexist, paternalistic garbage advice, has published a piece telling husbands that they “should not tolerate” their wives’ refusal to have sex. Columnist Larry Solomon insists that coercing women into having sex is for their own good, and that wives who don’t enjoy sex with their husbands “should fake it… More »


A New Policy Will Make Plan B More Accessible To Native American Women

Women’s health advocates have been pushing for a policy that allows easier and more affordable access to the emergency contraception pill, Plan B, in the Native communities for many years, and now it may finally come to fruition.

The Indian Health Service, which is a federal organization, has no retail pharmacies, so historically,… More »


Just Look At This Asshole: College Student Very “Hurt” By Invitation To Consent Workshop

When George Lawson, 19, received an Facebook invite for an I Heart Consent workshop through Warwick University, he was not amused by the event name. He was actually outraged by the implication that he would need one of these workshops, which are being rolled out by other schools as well.

Lawson proceeded to express his anger… More »


Bill Cosby Will Testify In Court About Rape Accusations Today

Bill Cosby will finally testify in court today to address Judith Huth’s accusations of molestation when she was 15 years old. Cosby’s lawyers have tried their darnedest to stop this case from moving forward, claiming that Huth’s former lawyer committed procedural violations by naming Cosby instead of calling him “John Doe,” attracting the attention ofMore »


Kill It With Fire: Ex-Cop Cleared Of Raping Woman On Hood Of Patrol Car

Yesterday, nearly one year after he was accused of raping a woman on the hood of police vehicle, a Florida jury cleared ex-cop Stephen Maiorino of all charges. His accuser, whose identity has been protected, cried out as the verdict was read and had to be escorted out of the courtroom, while Maiorino — who admits to having what… More »


Babysitter Who Raped An 11-Year-Old Boy Escapes Jail Time Because His Dad Was Cool With It

Can we at least send the dad to jail instead? More »


No Jail Time For Doctor Who Raped And Took Nude Pictures Of His Unconscious Patients

One of his victims was an eight-year-old girl. More »


‘Elaborate Hoax’ Alleged In NHL Star Patrick Kane’s Rape Case

There’s been another shocking revelation in what has already been a twisty week for the alleged rape case against hockey star Patrick Kane. Just two days after it was reported that the evidence bag that apparently once contained the alleged victim’s rape kit was found open and abandoned at her mother’s front door, authorities are… More »


Fordham And Marquette Rescind Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degrees

Fordham University and Marquette University have rescinded honorary degrees granted to comedian/rapist Bill Cosby as a result of the July release of a 2005 deposition in which Cosby admitted to administering incapacitating drugs to women he intended to have sex with.

Marquette summed it up pretty succinctly. “By hisMore »


Patrick Kane Rape Case: Evidence Tampered With, Left On Alleged Victim’s Mother’s Doorstep

Everything is fucked. More »


#FreedomForKesha: Why The Pop Star’s Suit Against Dr. Luke/Sony Should Matter To All Women In The Music Industry

By allowing the case to drag on, Dr. Luke and Sony are essentially using the legal system to punish Kesha for speaking out about her rape in the first place. More »


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 settings — and a portion of the proceeds for the song will benefit organizations supporting sexual assault survivors. The song — a collaboration with Diane… More »


Frisky Rant: Male Reactions To Amber Rose’s Support Of Slut Walk Prove Why The Movement Is So Necessary

Good job proving the point, jackasses. More »


A&E Will Air An Hour-Long Special With Bill Cosby’s Accusers

On the heels of the New York magazine cover story from this summer, some of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of rape will be participating in an A&E special called “Cosby: The Women Speak,” airing September 17 at 10 p.m. EST. Beverly Johnson and Louisa Moritz are just some of the 50+ accusers… More »


Raping A Sex Worker At Gunpoint Is Just “Theft Of Services,” Says Chicago Sun-Times Columnist

Columnist Mary Mitchell says sex workers can’t be raped. More »


Damon Wayans Defends Bill Cosby In Sickening Interview

Actor Damon Wayans somehow managed to dismiss over 40 women who say Cosby sexually assualted him in an interview Friday on Power 105.1’s show called The Breakfast Club. He asserts that the whole scandal was a “money hustle” on the part of the women. Because you know 40+ women constantly conspire to do that to… More »


Jackie Fox Responds To Chrissie Hynde’s Victim-Blaming Rape Comments

Another rock goddess has fallen from the feminist pedestal she probably should never have been on to begin with. In an interview with the UK’s Sunday Times a few day ago, Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders, who is promoting her upcoming memoir, Reckless, had some seriously upsetting things to say about rape victims:

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Subway Franchisee Says Jared Fogle Bragged About Raping 9-Year-Olds In Thailand

She says she alerted the company and was ignored. More »


Bill Cosby’s New PR Plan Involves Blaming Rape Accusations On Racism

This is not the best tactic. More »


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