Rape Culture

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
9.16.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Swedish law now defines rape as sex without consent

Sweden will join 9 other European countries and introduce a new gender based violence law which will define rape as sex without consent
Hind Hassan
Stacey Naggiar
7.10.18
FRANCE

Activists want to shut down France's first sex doll "brothel" for promoting rape

“Xdolls is not a sex shop. It's a place that generates money and where you rape a woman.”
Tim Hume
3.20.18
VICELAND

We Met the Anti-Feminists Protesting SlutWalk

Jamali Maddix spends a day at the demonstration against rape culture on 'HATE THY NEIGHBOR.'
VICE Staff
3.13.18
sexual assault

Aziz Ansari Didn’t Do Anything Illegal But That’s Not The Point

To many women, including myself, an aggressive and humiliating sexual encounter seems all too familiar.
Manisha Krishnan
1.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ellen Page Accuses Director Brett Ratner of Homophobic Harassment

Page claimed Ratner told another woman on the 'X-Men' set “you should fuck her to make her realize she’s gay.”
Manisha Krishnan
11.10.17
sexual assault

What Happened When Vancouver’s Party Scene Named Alleged Rapists

One DJ killed himself as the ‘rapist roll call’ list went public.
Sarah Berman
11.7.17
News

Liberal MP Apologizes For ‘Offensive’ Comments About Sexual Violence in Politics

Yasmin Ratansi, a self-described feminist, made the apology after initially denying she made any problematic remarks.
Manisha Krishnan
10.24.17
sexual assault

The Trouble With Saying 'Me Too'

Survivors are coming together yet again to shed light on high rates of sexual assault. They shouldn’t have to.
Sarah Ratchford
10.16.17
Culture

On Harvey Weinstein, and All the Powerful Men Just Like Him

As a Hollywood actress, I have a Harvey Weinstein story. And many stories of men just like him.
Ingrid Haas
10.12.17
Nightlife

These Women Are the Guardian Angels of Vancouver’s Club District

Good Night Out Vancouver wants to make sure everyone’s puking and passed-out friends get home safe.
Allison Tierney
9.18.17
News

This Young Woman Was Kicked Out of a Mall for Her Outfit

“I was absolutely humiliated. I’ve never felt more objectified in my life.”
Allison Tierney
6.28.17
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