rape

sexual violence

My Abuser Used My Therapy Notes Against Me During His Trial

I was sexually assaulted as a child. When I took him to court, his defence lawyers used notes from my own counselling sessions to try to discredit me.
Chloe
18 hours ago
mental health

What It Feels Like to Learn Your Rapist Is Dead

“There was a part of me that felt he never got a fair shake in life.”
Kimberly Lawson
6.4.19
abortion

We Spoke With a Rape Survivor About Alabama’s New Abortion Ban

"If I wasn’t able to have an abortion, that would be the end of my life."
Carter Sherman
5.20.19
Internet

Videos of Gang Rape Are Being Sold in India for Less Than $1

In Uttar Pradesh, you can walk into a store and buy video clips of horrific attacks shot on mobile phones. Now anti-rape campaigners are fighting back.
Sunaina Kumar
3.4.19
sexual harassment

Thai Yoga School Reopens After Sex Assault Scandal

Just three months after its leader Narcis Tarcau was accused of rape, Agama School in Koh Phangan is open for business—with Tarcau still teaching classes.
Mustika Hapsoro
1.28.19
sexual assault

R. Kelly's Career Is Finally Crashing Down

The six-part documentary “Surviving R. Kelly” outlines years of accusations of sexual abuse and coercion against the R&B singer.
Rex Santus
1.13.19
Brett Kavanaugh

Where the Idea of False Rape Accusations Really Comes From

Donald Trump and his Adult Son keep trying to foment a #MeToo backlash. Shocker: They're lying.
Sonja Sharp
10.3.18
Culture

Brett Kavanaugh Hasn't Left High School

Brett Kavanaugh’s yearbook inscription and his behaviour since then reminds us that high school is where predators find their power.
Alex Zaragoza
10.2.18
true crime

An Ex-FBI Agent Explains Everything Wrong with the Kavanaugh Probe

From witnesses being able to just avoid the feds until the clock runs out to hamstrung agents and an enraged public, it could get ugly.
Matt Taylor
10.1.18
Australia Today

Germaine Greer Suggests Rapists Get Community Service Over Prison Time

She also referred to rape as simply “bad sex”.
Wendy Syfret
5.31.18
crime

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Lawyer Who Defends Rapists

"Hearing someone give evidence about how their life has been ruined is emotional for absolutely everyone."
Sam Nichols
5.28.18
Australia Today

Canberra Uni Lecturer Was 'Unaware' Rape Is Wrong, Court Told

He was "more likely than not" suffering from brain damage at the time, his lawyers say.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
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