A medieval expert compares the rape culture in the controversial TV series with that in history and literature.
Sexual harassment? Weirdly, this "frotter" doesn't see why anyone would consider his hobby a problem.
State Senator Norman McAllister could be in some serious trouble.
Despite the recent outcry, experts believe rape has been commonplace at American universities for decades. So why are we just talking about it now?
Two of the charges have been dropped by the government, but the fired broadcaster will still have to answer allegations from six women.
Nicole Eramo, the associate dean of students at the University of Virginia, is making a case in court that she was portrayed as the "chief villain" in the discredited magazine story.
In Uganda, only 19 percent of the population has access to toilets that are not shared and that protect them from direct contact with waste—conditions which poses a serious threat to women's health and safety.
In this nightmarish situation, the woman's family is faced with an important question: What do you do about a pregnancy that's not only medically risky, but also the result of sexual question?
I could be attacked when I walk around by myself in the dark. I could be attacked at home, too. So what does it mean to "be safe"?
The report found evidence that Ghomeshi was "emotionally unpredictable" and would play cruel jokes on his employees, make demeaning, inappropriate, and unwanted comments about their appearance, and not credit them for their work.
He asked for my forgiveness and I said "OK," but it wasn't OK.
The cops have suspended their investigation into the alleged gang rape that set off a national conversation about sexual assault on campus.
An unflinching examination of sexual assaults that have been covered up by colleges and universities across America.
Gay or straight, relationship or no relationship, context is completely irrelevant if you've said "no."
The three officers charged with sexually assaulting a female parking enforcement officer have been arrested and released on bail.
Despite opposition from disability activists and the UN, many Australian parents insist the practice is in the best interest of their children.
Tony Abbott responded to the report by recommending the commission send former Immigration Minister Scott Morrison a thank-you note for his work protecting human rights.
The recent oil boom has transformed practically every aspect of Williston, North Dakota, and the surrounding area.
As someone whose entire sex education was a 280-pound nun denouncing abortion, I'm on board with the push in the UK for sex ed being part of the curriculum from elementary school onward.
The 20-year-old, whose case was made famous thanks to an Anonymous campaign, will be getting 12 months probation.
The British politician Mark Pritchard has been cleared of rape allegations and believes it's unfair that his accuser has the right to remain anonymous while defendants in these cases are named.
The term "rape culture" is a neat shorthand people use when acknowledging that we, as a society, enable, excuse, and even encourage rape in myriad, overlapping, often immensely complicated ways.
An incredible 17 percent of women surveyed—and 5 percent of men—said that they had been sexually assaulted or raped. That's a pretty big problem.
To this day, sex workers are targeted by serial killers and other criminals and are afraid of going to the police. Tragically, their lives don't seem to matter to many people.