As Canadians and CBC listeners struggle to come to terms with the Jian Ghomeshi allegations, many are troubled or angry that his accusers didn't report their claims to the police for investigation. Un...
How much does it cost to be a victim of sexual assault?
York Ph D Mandi Gray, who was sexually assaulted in 2015 by a fellow sutdent, said she intends to send $7 million in invoices to Justin Trudeau and Kathleen Wynne to highlight the costs of being attacked.
Why dress codes can’t stop sexual assault
The idea that clothing contributes to rape is false — and incredibly common.
His Son Committed Sexual Assault. He Calls It '20 Minutes Of Action.'
He didn't admit his son committed a crime. He called it “20 minutes of action.”
SCHOW: What Actually Hurts Victims Of Sexual Assault?
As we watch the circus surrounding the multiple, uncorroborated (some completely without credibility) allegations that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was a sexual miscreant in high school and college, a lot of pundits have claimed that questioning his accusers would keep victims of sexual
Here's What to Do if You’re Sexually Assaulted
What happens to your brain and body after a traumatic experience like sexual assault, according...
As Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee about an alleged 1982 attack by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, here's a look at what we know about how sexual trauma can affect the body and brain.
Men Don’t Understand What Sexual Assault Is as Well as Women Do
A new poll has found a disparity between what men and women consider sexual assault.
Groom-to-be sexually assaulted guest days before wedding: Pa. state police
The man is charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of an unconscious person and indecent assault.
Kyle MacDonald: Why people don't always fight sexual assault
You've likely heard of the 'fight or flight' response, but there is one more very important 'F' that keeps getting left out, writes Kyle MacDonald.
What to Do If You Or Someone You Know Has Been Sexually Assaulted
No one should have to experience sexual assault, but if it happens to you or someone you know, there are resources available.
Sex Ed before college can prevent student experiences of sexual assault
Students who receive sexuality education, including refusal skills training, before college matriculation are at lower risk of experiencing sexual assault during college, according to new research published today in PLOS ONE. The latest publication from Columbia University's Sexual Health Initiative to Foster Transformation (SHIFT) project suggests that sexuality education during high school may have a lasting and protective effect for adolescents.
Know a survivor of sexual assault? Here is how you can help
Multiple agencies across the Valley can help survivors of sexual assault.
Photographer Documents What Women Wore When They Were Sexually Assaulted
Photographer Katherine Cambareri challenges the ease with which people resort to victim blaming.
How Sexual Assault Forensic Nurses Help Limit Trauma for Survivors
How 'Stop and Frisk' Is Too Often a Sexual Assault by Cops on Teenagers in Targeted NYC...
Teenagers are harassed and violated in ways you can't imagine. Imagine you're 17 years old. A man with a gun and a badge has stopped you on the street and jammed his hand inside your pants, touching your penis. The girl you have a crush on is watching from nearby. That's the reality for many young men of color in New York City.
An imperfect process: How campuses deal with sexual assault
They're known as John Doe and Jane Roe. They were both sophomores at the University of California San Diego in 2014 -- friends who fooled around.
How to change campus culture and prevent sexual assault
Higher education writer Nick Anderson discusses the results of a groundbreaking Post-Kaiser Family Foundation survey on campus sexual assault with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., the Kaiser Family Foundation's Mollyann Brodie and NCAA Sexual Assault Task Force chair Debbie Wilson.
10 Ways to Fight against Sexual Assault on Campus
The chance of a woman being sexual assaulted during college is about the same as her chance of catching the flu during an average year — except she can’t just take Nyquil and rest in bed for a few days. Here are some ways you can take action. Read more »
How a Documentary Is Putting a Stop to Campus Sexual Assault
The article below was first published in the spring 2016 issue of Ms. Subscribe today to read more about campus rape, along with a profile of Lupita Nyong’o, the women taking on climate change and much more. When New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wanted to seal the deal last summer on his groundbreaking campus anti-rape bill, “Enough Is Enough,” he …