Moral judgements aside, a new study says spanking doesn't even work as advertised. And it can cause permanent damage.
The culture that surrounds the production of music can feel like it is overflowing with fragile souls, and it's not uncommon to encounter people experiencing serious mental health issues.
Don't blame everything on the trolls—it's everyone's fault that the internet is such a mess.
The singer's Australian/NZ visa was cancelled Wednesday over the 2009 assault of his then-girlfriend. We asked some female fans how they look past this.
After a series of high-profile sexual abuse cases, Indonesia is on the verge of mandating chemical castration. We asked people around Jakarta for their thoughts.
"I don't really feel the need to defend my job, more to educate people on the realities of this group of people."
A Bangladeshi-American novelist's search for home in the hills and jungles of South Asia.
He's confronted dozens of men in the last year but police believe he is a danger, both to himself, and their investigations.
A group of inmates calling themselves the Dallas Six banded together and grew committed to bringing their prison's abusive conditions to light, even in the face of being confined there longer.
One of them—a 13-year-old boy—was allegedly severely beaten while handcuffed and laying on the ground.
The three women, who were killed in three different towns all reportedly dated the suspect at some point.
Amelia Bonow wants to reclaim the abortion conversation.
Last Thursday Thane Kirby and Kara Rickard spent their breakfast show ridiculing women on their Instagram accounts.
Once young people age out of BC's broken foster care system, they are offered no support and often end up living on the streets of Vancouver.
In Australian schools, sex ed is all about pregnancy and chlamydia. But what about pleasure?
While the money is undoubtedly welcome, a wider cultural shift is needed to extinguish the crisis.
Though her killer is behind bars, for her mother there is no justice in how her case was handled.
New figures show that veiled women face the highest risk of violent crime.
Call Me Lucky tells the story of Barry Crimmins, a comedian and sexual abuse survivor who took on AOL in the 90s for inadequately dealing with the child pornography circulating through its chat rooms.
It was some real blue-collar Clockwork Orange type shit.
What do you when you're teaching five-year-olds who have been through severe trauma? One thing that helps, it turns out, is handing them a set of pastels.
From Software's hardcore adventure fucking hurts, and it never stops.
After fleeing her strict religious upbringing and an abusive past, Sara Erenthal is immersing herself in the New York art scene.
And more importantly, how can we stop abuse from occurring on an institutional level?