sexual assault

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
5.13.19
programming

DataCamp CEO Steps Down After Sexual Misconduct Allegations Prompt Backlash

DataCamp co-founder and CEO Jonathan Cornelissen stepped down after sexual misconduct allegations promoted teachers to boycott their own classes.
Caroline Haskins
4.25.19
tv

Lena Waithe Discusses the Difficulty of Losing Black Heroes in the #MeToo Era

An upcoming episode of her show 'Boomerang' tackles complex debates in the black community around fallen icons like Bill Cosby.
Taylor Hosking
4.1.19
Op-Ed

'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.
Lydia Mack
3.8.19
Neverland

Radio Stations Are Divided About Banning Michael Jackson

Major radio networks from Canada to New Zealand are pulling him off the airwaves while other stations are refusing to or keeping quiet.
Taylor Hosking
3.6.19
#metoo

Man Can't Sue 'Shitty Media Men' List Creator for Emotional Harm, Judge Rules

On Friday, a federal judge dealt a significant blow to writer Stephen Elliott's $1.5 million lawsuit against "Shitty Media Men" list creator Moira Donegan.
Marie Solis
3.4.19
VICE News

Mike Smith of 'Trailer Park Boys' accused of sexual assault

A VICE News investigation found a woman reported Smith to police in 2005. Smith denies the allegations and no charges were filed.
Hilary Beaumont
3.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drake’s Dad Defends Jussie Smollett and R. Kelly

Why tho?
Manisha Krishnan
3.1.19
sexual assault

Lawmakers Want to Know What the DOJ Is Doing About Stealthing

Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Ro Khanna have asked the DOJ to turn over information on stealthing, a form of sexual assault that involves the nonconsensual removal of a condom during sex.
Marie Solis
2.28.19
crime

Police Use Genealogy Website to Crack 45-Year-Old Cold Murder Case

Linda Ann O'Keefe's family thought they would never find her killer. Decades later, police have arrested a suspect based on DNA match on a public genealogy site.
Zing Tsjeng
2.22.19
#metoo

Time's Up CEO Resigns After Her Son Is Accused of Sexual Assault

The organization announced on Friday that its CEO, Lisa Borders, had resigned her post after sexual misconduct allegations against her son emerged on Facebook.
Marie Solis
2.22.19
Noisey News

Report: New Video of R. Kelly Allegedly Having Sex With Minor Emerges

The New Yorker spoke to an unnamed law-enforcement official, who said that Kelly could be indicted soon.
Kristin Corry
2.14.19
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