[Content Note: Rape culture.]Today, President Obama officially rolled out the "It's On Us" campaign, which is part of his administration's focus on preventing sexual assault on college campuses. The President gave an introductory address...Show More Summary
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In addition to destroying ISIS, the White House is committed to a battle against campus sexual assault at home. "It's On Us," a newly unveiled awareness campaign, includes celebrity spokespeople alongside President Obama and Vice President Biden to say that stopping sexual assault depends on everyone, but mostly men.At least... More »
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More "campus rape crisis" weirdness came from the White House oday, where President Obama and Vice President Biden announced the launch of a new initiative called "It's on Us". The campaign will feature celebrity-studded public service...Show More Summary
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ISIS, Ebola, Ukraine … the NFL? Yes, the National Football League’s issues with domestic violence have become so problematic that the White House is now weighing in. A senior administration official spoke to reporters Thursday and noted (via CBS News) “the most recent revelations of abuse by the NFL players is really deeply troubling.” The […]
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden launch the "It's On Us" campaign aimed at preventing attacks on university and college campuses.
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By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, who have long talked about the need to curb sexual assault at universities, will get some help on Friday from some people who young adults actually listen to: celebrities and athletes. Show More Summary
President Obama says campus sexual assault is “an affront to our basic humanity.” Obama spoke Friday as the White House unveiled a new campaign to change the way people think about campus sexual assault.
This newly released PSA created by Mekanism for a tiny, no-name client known as the United States government includes quite a few famous faces aligned behind a single cause: reducing sexual assault rates via personal responsibility. In...Show More Summary
Kerry Washington, Jon Hamm and more celebrities are taking part in the White House’s PSA for the “It’s On Us” campaign against sexual violence. The overall message of the video, which also includes celebrities such as Rose Byrne, Connie Britton, Randy Jackson, and President Obama and Vice President Biden, among many others, it that it’s [...]
The White House's new campaign to stop sexual assault and rape reaches out to everyone. Celebrities including Jon Hamm, Kerry Washington, Questlove and others appear in the "It's On Us" campaign, urging others to step up to help putShow More Summary