sexual assault

3.12.19

'Leaving Neverland' and the Complex Process of Revising Your Memories

Learning of a loved one’s sexual violence can feel akin to betrayal, as I was reminded by HBO's documentary about Michael Jackson.

3.4.19

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.

2.25.19

R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to All 10 Counts of Criminal Sexual Abuse

He spent the weekend in jail because he couldn't make bond.

2.23.19

R. Kelly Charged With 10 Counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

The musician had been accused of sexual misconduct and abuse of young girls for decades.

2.14.19

Another Video Appears to Show R. Kelly Having Sex With an Underage Girl, Report Says

The 42-minute video was obtained by celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti and reviewed by CNN.

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2.14.19

Bill Cosby Said He’s a 'Political Prisoner’ and Compared Himself to Gandhi

His press guy is pushing the idea that Cosby is in prison not for rape, but in retribution for his work toward racial justice.

1.21.19

New Year, Same Struggles: Is Total Acceptance of the LGBTQAI+ a Myth in India?

To help understand and normalise the conversations around the community, we asked its younger reps about their most pressing mental health issues, post 6/9.

1.13.19

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.

1.8.19

Coachella Is Taking Steps To Prevent Sexual Assault

Coachella's new Every One initiative will include trained counselors, consent guidelines, and "safety ambassadors" at this year's festival.

1.6.19

Yoga’s Culture of Sexual Abuse Can’t Be Ignored

As the yoga market is flooded with gurus offering inner peace for $20 an hour, we remain naive to how vulnerable many people may be.

12.3.18

A Facebook Page Is Leading the Way In Thailand's #MeToo Conversation

Thaiconsent is a safe space for sexual harassment victims to share their stories, and an accessible resource for some tough talk about the harmful effects of rape culture.

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