Tag: sexual assault

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Why Being Drunk Is A Feminist Issue

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Last weekend, I stood on the subway platform, thumbing through a magazine and grumbling about how the next train wouldn’t arrive for another 11 minutes. As …

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The NRA’s Latest Ad Ignores All Statistics On Women, Rape, And Guns

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The National Rifle Association is creepy all the time. But this new NRA ad telling women to shoot their rapists isn’t just odd — it’s flat …

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Bill Cosby Will Stand Trial For Sexual Assault After Years Of Evading Allegations

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A warrant for comedian and alleged rapist Bill Cosby’s arrest for a felony sexual assault charge was first issued toward the end of December 2015. More than half …

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Guy Accused Of Sexual Misconduct At College, So His Mom Pens Victim-Blaming Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

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The Wall Street Journal is about as publicity stunt-y as The New York Times’ Style section in terms of publishing articles guaranteed to kick up a fuss. But …

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Brock Turner’s Lawyers Asked Victim-Blaming Questions Of The Survivor, A Newly Released Transcript Reveals

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Early last month, the light sentencing of convicted rapist Brock Turner outraged many for the message it sent to victims around the nation that not having “severe impact” on …

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Kickstarter Project Raising Money For A Book Filled With Rape Tips

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People use Kickstarter to raise money for all sorts of dubious projects. Celebs funding movies. Celebs funding albums. Tips on how to rape women. Wait, what? …

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Bill Cosby Gets One Defamation Lawsuit Dismissed, Unfortunately

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Alongside his horrific slew of rape charges, Bill Cosby has also faced with numerous cases of defamation from the women he’s assaulted and attempted to paint …

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Adult Film Actress Kora Peters Comes Forward About Being Raped On Set By James Deen

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A fifth woman has come forward alleging that she was assaulted by James Deen twice during two separate porn shoot. Adult film actress Kora Peters shared her story first on …

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Elijah Wood Claims Child Sex Abuse In Hollywood Is An Out-Of-Control Nightmare

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Is Hollywood enabling the sexual abuse of child stars? According to at least one former child star, the answer is yes. In a (paywalled) interview with the Sunday …

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Girl Talk: I Recovered A Repressed Memory Of Abuse

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At age 37, while working as an incest writer and researcher, Meredith Maran accused her father of molesting her. Based on a combination of “symptoms” like …