sexual assault

sexual health

1 in 16 Women Report Their First 'Sexual' Experiences Were Rape or Assault

Extrapolated to the whole US population, this would mean 3.3 million women have experienced "forced sexual initiation".
Jesse Hicks
9.17.19
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
9.13.19
body

DIY Rape Kits Are a Terrible Idea, Says Basically Everyone

Legal experts and advocates say evidence from an at-home rape kit wouldn't be admissible in court.
Marie Solis
9.6.19
Video Games

Three Prominent Video Game Developers Accused of Sexual Assault in One Day

Developers who worked on 'Gears of War 4' and 'Night in the Woods' have been accused of sexual assault.
Lauren Kaori Gurley
8.29.19
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
Are You Getting Any?

Are You Getting Any? How I Learned to Enjoy Sex Again After Being Assaulted

Eki has repaired her relationship with sex.
Nana Baah
8.6.19
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
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
5.14.19
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