sexual violence

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
6.3.19
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
10.4.18
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
High Wire

If a Woman Drinks, It’s Her Fault. If a Man Drinks, It’s an Excuse

It's the 1980s all over again.
Maia Szalavitz
9.24.18
true crime

Kavanaugh Shows the Disgusting Underbelly of America's Elite Schools

Bizarre-sounding rituals. Twisted nicknames. Allegations of sex crimes. And of course this guy might become a Supreme Court justice.
Susan Zalkind
9.24.18
Life Inside

The #MeToo Movement Has Reached Prison

Prisoners have remained silent—some out of shame, others out of fear of retaliation, but most because that’s just the way it’s always been.
Jerry Metcalf
9.21.18
incels

No, Sex Dolls Won't Stop Future Incel Attacks

Toronto’s new sex doll brothel claims it will allow customers to act out violent fantasies in a safe way.
Connor Garel
8.29.18
crime

When Recalling the Trauma of Sexual Violence Is Your Best Shot at a Visa

America's U Visa offers hope to survivors of awful crimes, even under Donald Trump. But applying can be its own kind of nightmare.
Opheli Garcia Lawler
5.9.18
crime

My Nude Photos Were Stolen While I Was at School

When I was 15 years old, semi-naked pictures of me in lingerie became public property.
Rebecca Baden
2.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

T.J. Miller Allegedly Sexually Assaulted and Punched a Woman in College

The woman said the comedian also choked her and penetrated her with a beer bottle without her consent. Miller denied the allegations.
Drew Schwartz
12.19.17
News

Ex-Flight Attendant’s Sexual Harassment Case Against WestJet Moves Forward

A judge just dismissed the airline’s attempt to shut down a class action lawsuit alleging widespread sexual misconduct.
Sarah Berman
12.15.17
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
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