assault

Essays

This Is the Emotional and Financial Cost of Sexual Assault

I sometimes find myself very depressed over the question “who would I be had I not been raped?”
Lori Fox
11.7.18
Noisey News

Full Transcript of XXXTentacion Domestic Abuse Recording Released

The full recording captures the late controversial rapper admitting to instances of violence and domestic abuse and discussing his struggles with suicidal thoughts and trauma.
Andrea Domanick
10.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Fired For Roundhouse Kicking Woman at Anti-Abortion Rally

The video of the hair stylist winding up and roundhouse kicking an anti-abortion protestor has quickly gone viral.
Mack Lamoureux
10.5.18
Munchies

13-Year-Old Boy Charged with Assault for Blowing McDonald's French Fry Out of Straw

Thankfully, the fast food chain has already pledged to remove these dangerous French fry launchers from its restaurants.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.24.18
Life Inside

This Is What Your Final Minutes in Prison Feel Like

I used to wear my clothes very big and baggy; now all the jeans fit very tight. I stare at one of the porters for assurance that I look cool.
Robert Wright
6.1.18
Australia Today

Uni Lecturer Was 'Unaware' Rape Is Wrong, Court Told

He was "more likely than not" suffering from brain damage at the time, his lawyers say.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
crime

Lawyer Blames Racist Baseball Bat Attack On Smoking Weed, Receives Conditional Discharge

Mark Phillips, a personal injury lawyer, was caught on camera screaming “ISIS! ISIS!’ at a family.
Manisha Krishan
4.12.18
Au News

Circus School Charged With Producing Child Porn

Seven people from the Arcade Circus in Katoomba have been accused of rape, kidnap and systematic sexual assault.
Julian Morgans
2.6.18
The Reckoning

2017 Was a Start, But Women Need to Stay Angry

We're no longer gagged by a culture that doubts, rather than believes, women – but that's not enough.
Emily Sargent
12.21.17
Life Inside

My Struggle to Face the Pain and Shame of Being a Killer

Only my closest friends knew the real story of what I did – at least until I performed a poem about my crime and connected with a survivor of another kind of violence.
Jason Thompson
6.16.17
sexual assault

What It's Like When Someone Masturbates at You in Public

This occurrence is far more common than you might think, and UK laws still don't firmly categorise it as sexual assault.
Jade Jackman
4.12.17
News

Toronto Teens Are Snapchatting ‘Fight Club’-Style Assault Videos

Teens are equal parts terrifying and stupid.
Mack Lamoureux
12.1.16
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