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 »
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 »
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 »
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 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 of… More »
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 »
Can we at least send the dad to jail instead? More »
One of his victims was an eight-year-old girl. More »
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 »
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 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 »
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 »
Columnist Mary Mitchell says sex workers can’t be raped. More »
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 »
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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She says she alerted the company and was ignored. More »