by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 13, 2014
This week, two universities at opposite sides of the country announced incredibly lenient punishments for male students found guilty of sexual assault.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 12, 2014
After the paper published several misguided articles about rape, some activists are demanding change.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 11, 2014 Updated: June 11, 2014
Egyptian Presdient Sisi is proving adept at punishing protesters. But rapists? That's a different story.
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by Christie Thompson Posted on June 11, 2014
Since 2008, over 29,000 veterans have sought disability benefits for problems stemming from their sexual assault in the military. Here's why many have been denied.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 10, 2014 Updated: June 10, 2014
Women have been receiving a lot of dubious sexual assault prevention advice lately.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 10, 2014
Days after an international court pledged to prosecute rape more strenuously, a global summit is underway to help combat rape in conflict zones.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 9, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Campus sexual assault activists disagree.
by Aviva Shen Posted on June 7, 2014
The heir to the SC Johnson fortune assaulted his stepdaughter from the time she was 12 to 15.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 3, 2014 Updated: June 3, 2014
More than one billion people around the world lack access to proper sanitary facilities, and it's placing women in danger of rape.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 2, 2014 Updated: June 3, 2014
Women protesting against the lax response to the rape and murder of two teenage girls faced police water cannons as a result.