A trial in Massachusetts hinges on whether a teenager was insane when he allegedly raped and murdered his teacher. But what does being "insane" mean, legally?
Philip Chism was 14 when he allegedly raped and murdered his math teacher before catching an afternoon showing of a Woody Allen movie.
The Anthony Sowell case was always about more than just a psycho with a penchant for raping and butchering women. But it took me a long time to see it that way.
In the final part of the series, host Wilbert L. Cooper meets the victims' families who are continuing to try to make sense of Sowell's crimes and the institutional failures that contributed to them.
Part three of our series looks into the Cleveland police force's overworked and under-resourced sex crimes department, which contributed to Sowell's ability to prey on vulnerable women for years.
In part two of our series, host Wilbert L. Cooper meets with survivors of Anthony Sowell's crimes, retracing the timeline of when the victims went missing and chronicling law enforcement's missteps.
Critics see the Chemical Castration for Sex Offenders Act as a showy reaction to rape statistics.
There are also detailed directions to get from Tijuana to Trump Tower in New York.
A Bangladeshi-American novelist's search for home in the hills and jungles of South Asia.
Did the government block a rape victim's termination out of fear she'd use the situation to stay in Australia?
We need to decide if we're actually going to do something about systemic violence against women, or just act like it.
A new lawsuit against Uber hopes to prove the company does not have the "safest rides on the road." For women, there aren't any good transportation options left.
I was a virgin when it started and she made me promise that I loved her. The thing is, I really did.
We talked to leaders and activists spearheading prison reform to find out what we can do to fix our broken penal system.
The majority of students surveyed didn't report assaults to them because they didn't think it was "serious enough."
Life After Death and Elsewhere offered Tennessee death row inmates the chance to memorialize themselves in a Manhattan gallery.
It's called "Til It Happens to You" and partial proceeds from the song will go to organizations helping sexual assault survivors.
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.
The 19-year-old was cleared of the most serious charges but was still found guilty of one felony and several misdemeanors, and must register as a sex offender for his sexual encounter with a girl who was then 15.
As the trial of former St. Paul's school student and alleged rapist Owen Labrie concludes, the outcome hinges on which side of the story the mostly male jury finds more credible.
We spoke to the people trying to save vulnerable young women from lives of exploitation and crime.
Before their arrest, a pair of predators used Model Mayhem to find young women to sexually assault. Now one of those women is attempting to sue the website, and fighting Google and Facebook in the process.
Secrecy and denial at all costs.
For many, male voices in gender debates are an unwanted intrusion. But author Laurie Penny argues that masculinity has been in a condition of crisis for centuries, and it's time to address that.