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Overdosing on Rape Culture

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 10.22.2016 | Women
Courtney M. Soliday

The only thing to fear about too much sexual abuse talk is silencing victims and hiding predators.The nation is grappling with their ideals. Conversat...

How Trump Rallies The Faithful: Belittle Clinton, Blame News Media

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.17.2016 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct 15 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump’s campaign rallies have turned into eruptions of barely contai...

Trump Unshackled

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.15.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Donald Trump has a new answer for why he's about to lose in a landslide. It's all a vast left-wing conspiracy. No, really.

Not Our Shame

Randy Susan Meyers | Posted 10.11.2016 | Politics
Randy Susan Meyers

The Trump sex assault tape sounds worse with each listen. Every syllable engenders feelings of being small and wretched and humiliated. I search for the genesis of these emotions, for the source of my desire to curl up into an invisible ball.

'I Solemnly Swear...'

David Trumble | Posted 10.08.2016 | Politics
David Trumble


Taylor Swift Files Countersuit Against Radio DJ Accused Of Assaulting Her

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 10.30.2015 | Entertainment

Taylor Swift has filed a countersuit against David Mueller, the former Colorado radio DJ who was fired after he was accused of groping the singer whil...

What About Sexual Harassment on Campus?

Hollaback | Posted 03.29.2014 | College

While the steps made towards addressing sexual assault are applaudable, truly ensuring "safe, secure environments for students of higher education," will require a response not only to sexual assault, but to the entire spectrum of sexual violence taking place on college campuses today.

Gay Male Misogyny Goes Viral: College Humor and the War on Women's Bodies

Nico Lang | Posted 03.17.2013 | Chicago
Nico Lang

A few months ago, College Humor released a video that satirically pushed for marriage equality by threatening to deprive men of an important resource: their ladyfriends. Few have challenged its central idea -- that gay men have privilege over women's bodies.

WATCH: Teenagers Messed With The Wrong Woman

Posted 06.22.2012 | Crime

Any time you're in an intense, potentially life-threatening situation, the body naturally kicks into "fight or flight" mode. It's an unconscious reac...

PHOTOS: New Pics Of 'Well-Dressed Groper' Who's Still At Large

Posted 05.11.2012 | New York

The NYPD has released new photos of the "well-dressed groper" who remains at large after a man was falsely accused and cleared of all charges linking ...

To Touch or Not to Touch

Vanessa Pinto | Posted 03.25.2012 | San Francisco
Vanessa Pinto

Have you ever heard the term sex-positivity? Prior to moving to San Francisco, I had never heard it before. In fact, most people don't actually talk about sex a whole lot.

Take Your Hand Off My Ass, Please

Jincey Lumpkin | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jincey Lumpkin

When it comes to boundaries, I've learned that it's best for us to listen to ourselves and to respect the way we feel. As women, we are so quick to respond and to make everyone else feel at ease, but our own feelings are just as important.

Once A Cheater Always A Cheater?

Vicki Larson | Posted 07.26.2011 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

Whenever there are a spate of high-profile affairs as there has been lately, the "experts" are all over the media talking about infidelity as if had j...

Hello. I Am Now Going To Touch Your Junk

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Mark Morford

Sweet Jesus, we should have thought of this ages ago. Why didn't we think of this ages ago? It seems so obvious. You want to ignite some delicious...

Somewhere, Osama Bin Laden Is Laughing...

Tom Shachtman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Shachtman

At very low cost to him, Bin Laden has pushed the U.S. to eviscerate its civil liberties -- the rights to free speech, a speedy trial and to be secure in one's home -- formerly the envy of freedom-loving people everywhere.

TSA and the School of the Cowering

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Can we say we are the Home of the Brave anymore when we teach our kids to cower in a classroom as part of a drill? Seriously, that is what the schools are teaching our kids. To sit down, hide, and be afraid.

TSA Protects America by Groping My...Poodle

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert L. Cavnar

If you have been reading the news the last couple of weeks, you know that we have been covering the new enhanced (read "illegal") searching and gropin...

Brennan Proposes Bill To Fight Groping In New York Subway | Pete Donohue | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Straphangers could better gauge the safety of their commutes under a proposed bill that would order police to provide line-by-line and route-by-route ...

Disneyland Souvenir Photo Captures Moment After Alleged Groping On Tower Of Terror Ride (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A souvenir photo may help police identify a man who allegedly groped a woman at Disneyland on Friday, Jan. 29, in Anahiem, California. Christina Esqu...