rape

politics

My Rape Case Was Dropped – I'm Not Surprised Conviction Rates Are Low

Rape prosecutions in England are at their lowest level in a decade. I'm not exactly shocked.
Annie Tisshaw
2 days ago
Jeffrey Epstein

Jeffrey Epstein Might Have Taken Girls as Young as 11 to His Private Island Last Year

An air traffic controller witnessed Epstein travelling with pre-teen girls.
Emma Ockerman
2 days ago
sex and relationships

How Male Rape Survivors Grapple with Their Masculinity

From beefing up in the gym to pummeling drink and drugs, male-on-male assault creates specific ripple effects.
David Hillier
8.30.19
Jeffrey Epstein

'He Knows What He's Done': Epstein Accuser Says Prince Andrew Abused Her

Alleged Epstein victim Virginia Giuffre has repeatedly claimed Prince Andrew assaulted her in London and New York and on Epstein's private island.
Emma Ockerman
8.29.19
Jeffrey Epstein

'I'm Just Angry He's Not Alive': Jeffrey Epstein's Victims Are Enraged They Can't Face Him in Court

"I was nothing. I was his slave."
Carter Sherman
Emma Ockerman
8.28.19
Epstein

8 People Were Told Not to Leave Epstein Alone. They Did Anyway.

Investigators are now looking into whether these people also knew, for sure, that Epstein had been left alone in his cell.
Carter Sherman
8.22.19
Epstein

New Accuser Says Epstein Raped Her After She Told Him She Was a Virgin

Three new accusers have sued Epstein's estate alleging that he abused them with sex toys and forced them to engage in other sex acts.
Emma Ockerman
8.21.19
tech-science

Epstein Truthers Are Obsessed With a Sci-Fi Book About Child Sex Slavery Written by Bill Barr’s Dad

I bought a novel by Donald Barr about sex slaves in space for $1.95. Now, it’s worth hundreds.
Becky Ferreira
8.19.19
Jeffrey Epstein

The Woman Who Says Epstein Raped Her at 15 Is Now Suing His 'Recruiter,' 'Secretary' and 'Maid'

"They robbed me of my youth, my identity, my innocence, my self-worth," Jennifer Araoz said.
Carter Sherman
8.15.19
sexual violence

My Abuser Used My Therapy Notes Against Me During His Trial

I was sexually assaulted as a child. When I took him to court, his defence lawyers used notes from my own counselling sessions to try to discredit me.
Chloe
7.22.19
investigation

What It's Like to Be Raped and Told You Can't Talk About It with Anyone

Under existing CPS guidelines, survivors are told not to speak about their assault in therapy – unless they're prepared to have their counselling notes read out in court.
Sirin Kale
7.22.19
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
6.4.19
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