sexual assault

sexual health

1 in 16 Women Report Their First 'Sexual' Experiences Were Rape or Assault

Extrapolated to the whole U.S. population, this would mean 3.3 million women have experienced "forced sexual initiation."
Jesse Hicks
12 hours ago
politics

My Rape Case Was Dropped – I'm Not Surprised Conviction Rates Are Low

Rape prosecutions in England are at their lowest level in a decade. I'm not exactly shocked.
Annie Tisshaw
2 days ago
Jeffrey Epstein

‘I'm Just Angry He's Not Alive’: Jeffrey Epstein’s Victims Are Enraged They Can’t Face Him in Court

‘‘I was nothing. I was his slave.”
Carter Sherman
Emma Ockerman
8.27.19
Epstein

New Accuser Says Epstein Raped Her After She Told Him She Was a Virgin

Three new accusers have sued Epstein's estate alleging that he abused them with sex toys and forced them to engage in other sex acts.
Emma Ockerman
8.21.19
Jeffrey Epstein

Autopsy Reveals How Jeffrey Epstein Ended His Life

An official autopsy shows Epstein died of suicide by hanging in his Manhattan Correctional Center cell.
Carter Sherman
8.18.19
Are You Getting Any?

Are You Getting Any? How I Learned to Enjoy Sex Again After Being Assaulted

Eki has repaired her relationship with sex.
Nana Baah
8.7.19
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
7.23.19
Art

Who Profits When Pain Becomes Art?

A survivor writes about seeing her story reproduced without her consent in Andrea Bowers' #MeToo installation.
Dilara O'Neil
6.24.19
Police-involved shootings

The Cop Who Killed an Australian Woman Is Going to Prison for 12 Years

Justine Damond called 911 twice to report a suspected sexual assault because she thought she heard a woman screaming in the alley
Emma Ockerman
6.10.19
R. Kelly

R. Kelly Was Just Slapped With His Most Serious Sexual Assault Charges Yet

Four of the charges each carry a maximum sentence of up to 30 years.
Rex Santus
5.30.19
body

What You Need to Know About Consent and Disability

The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.
Spencer Williams
5.13.19
Julian Assange

Does Julian Assange Have a Roommate in Jail? A VICE News Investigation

The U.K. Ministry of Justice is highly secretive about where inmates live within prisons like Belmarsh, where Julian Assange will serve a 50-week sentence.
David Uberti
5.5.19
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