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12.30.15

The Government Is Going To Spend $80 Million To Solve America's Rape Kit Crisis

Rape is the "ultimate violation," Vice President Joe Biden said, adding that victim-blaming has also contributed to the backlog of thousands of untested kits: "So much of our culture is 'he said she said."

9.9.15

This Company Is Giving Away $48,000 In Bitcoin

CoinWallet.eu says it's nixing a planned "stress test," and will instead give the funds away to whoever wants them.

6.22.15

Rape and Punishment: How a Campaign to Analyze Old DNA Evidence Is Affecting Survivors

America’s massive backlog of DNA evidence collected after rapes is finally being analyzed and run through a national database. But what happens when survivors are told their rapist has been found — sometimes decades after the attack?