sexual assault

Film

Oh Good, Woody Allen Won't Retire Until He's Dead

The disgraced director said he has no plans to stop working, adding that he "doesn't think about social movements."
Drew Schwartz
7.10.19
CHEFS

Mario Batali to Face Assault Charges in Boston

This appears to be the first criminal charge to arise from the series of investigations into the chef's alleged misconduct.
VICE Staff
5.23.19
Health

My Brother Raped Me and My Anti-Abortion State Senator Didn't Care

"I thought maybe I’d gotten through to him—maybe he would vote for an amendment adding exceptions for rape and incest to Ohio's abortion bill. He voted no."
Anonymous
5.23.19
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
prisons

Why We Must End Strip Searches In Canada’s Prisons for Women

Forcing women to remove their clothes and perform humiliating actions should be understood as state-sanctioned sexual assault.
Jessica Hutchison
Savannah Gentile
Alia Pierini
5.3.19
politics

Bill to Improve How Judges Handle Sexual Assault Cases Is Being Held Up by the Senate

Rona Ambrose has blamed Conservative Senator Don Plett for the 'unprecedented' delay, but he says it’s just procedural.
Hilary Beaumont
5.1.19
News

Halifax Sexual Assault Centre Turning People Away for First Time in 23 Years

An increase in people seeking counselling has overwhelmed the city’s only sexual assault centre.
Hilary Beaumont
4.16.19
Books

Not Over It, Not Fixed, and Living a Life Worth Living

Healing from sexual abuse and trauma isn’t a journey with an end point. An excerpt from ‘Whatever Gets You Through.’
Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha
4.10.19
tv

Lena Waithe Discusses the Difficulty of Losing Black Heroes in the #MeToo Era

An upcoming episode of her show 'Boomerang' tackles complex debates in the black community around fallen icons like Bill Cosby.
Taylor Hosking
4.1.19
News

One of Canada's Youngest Politicians Charged With Sexual Assault

Port Moody Mayor Rob Vagramov is facing one count of sexual assault in connection to a 2015 incident.
Sarah Berman
3.28.19
Neverland

Radio Stations Are Divided About Banning Michael Jackson

Major radio networks from Canada to New Zealand are pulling him off the airwaves while other stations are refusing to or keeping quiet.
Taylor Hosking
3.6.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drake’s Dad Defends Jussie Smollett and R. Kelly

Why tho?
Manisha Krishnan
3.1.19
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