As we're sure you're aware, Kesha has had a rough few years battling Dr. Luke in court over her contract and sexual assault allegations. In a new feature with Noisey, the 29-year-old gets emotional when discussing her legal drama and where she wants to take her music next (it might not be what you expect!). Related: Kesha [...]
Sexual abuse in Catholicism has been a sticky topic over the years with many priests being subjected to rumors and some proven to be guilty of crossing the line with children. While the Vatican has been made of aware of the recent allegations, more troubling news is coming to surface with many...
As is so often the case with famous celebrities Taylor Swift is back in the news for all the wrong reasons. Swift is well aware that fame comes at a price, and all-too-often that price is privacy. It often seems that when fame comes calling privacy sneaks out the back door. Show More Summary
As a campus minister I am painfully aware of the statistics on binge drinking on college campuses. I also know that more than 90% of sexual assaults committed on or near campuses (it has become a horrific epidemic) involve alcohol. The...Show More Summary
Memories can hide and wait. The election has provided a moment for sexual harassment and assault memories to return to awareness and become part of a national conversation.
Sexual assault has been a controversial topic that's come to the forefront of the news as of late. Thankfully, this is raising awareness for the heinous crime. A town in England's city council has recently began a campaign to help stop it. Show More Summary
October has been declared Domestic Violence Awareness Month by the National Network to End Domestic Violence. Domestic violence is defined as the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of power and control perpetrated by one intimate partner against another. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden is making the most of his final few months in office. Just on the heels of his fiery attack on Republican Donald Trump’s soldier PTSD comments, Biden is commemorating National Domestic Violence Awareness Month with a new video for the It’s On Us campaign on...
Kaiha “Wild Card Ninja” Bertollini plans to break Heather "Anish" Anderson's self-supported thru hike, while also promoting a message of hope and solidarity for survivors of trauma....
Police, who recently became aware of the incident, are asking for the public’s help in identifying the attacker.
Good morning! Here's the feminist news on our radar. Today, Arkansas might be the 36th state to ratify the ERA. Help show your support and spread the word. [ERA Action] April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and the National Sexual...Show More Summary
Called "It Happens," the series was created for sexual assault awareness organization Current Solutions and features staged portrayals of sexual assault with captions such as "It happens suddenly" and "It happens unwillingly."
Seventeen-year-old Chessy Prout shed her anonymity Tuesday to talk about raising awareness for fellow survivors.
DISPATCHES FROM THE EDUCATION APOCALYPSE: Back To Campus, Where Due Process Is a Myth. “As your kids head off to school, they should be aware that sexual assault isn’t the only situation where college officials now figure silly things like due process should be completely ignored.” What could go wrong?
Police handed out bracelets to attendees at Sweden's Bravalla Festival during the weekend. They were emblazoned with this reminder: "Don't Grope." The wristbands were part of a larger police campaign to raise awareness about sexual assault, particularly amid music festival season. Show More Summary
A man, aware of rape myth thinking, is much more likely, when encountering a sexual assault victim, to believe them. The post Being a Better Citizen Through Sexual Assault Awareness appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A new photo series is reminding survivors of sexual assault that it is never their fault. The series titled "Dear Brock Turner" was created by photographer Yana Mazurkevich for the sexual assault awareness media platform Current Solutions. Show More Summary
In the wake of an uproar over sexual assault, students urge the elite California school to ride a momentum of awareness, change the culture.
As we're sure you're aware, there has been A TON of controversy around the Stanford rape case involving Brock Turner who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman behind a dumpster last year and was ONLY sentenced to six months of prison. You can imagine this extremely light punishment had people up in arms and creating petitions to [...]
Having concluded with two cheery films about the aftermath of sexual assault—so radically different that “cheery” is only sarcastic as applied to one of them—the Festival De Cannes now takes a breather while we await tomorrow’s awards...Show More Summary