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‘Dear Brock Turner’ Photo Series Gives A Voice To Silenced Rape Victims

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 07.01.2016 | Women

A new photo series is reminding survivors of sexual assault that it is never their fault. The series titled "Dear Brock Turner" was created by photog...

The Devil Is In The Details: How Insurance and Catholic Lobbyists Are Trying to Help Child Predators and Supportive Institutions Behind the Scenes

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 06.25.2016 | Crime
Courtney M. Soliday

This article, written by Professor Marci A. Hamilton, was originally published on Hamilton and Griffin on Rights on June 25, 2016. Here is what the r...

Open Letter to George Lawlor

Pegah Maleki | Posted 10.26.2016 | Impact
Pegah Maleki

I came across your article today, and I must say, I'm distraught. With some extremely misplaced anger, you attempted to begin a crusade against consent classes, and in a fury let the world know what a waste of time you believe them to be. So I wanted to let you know what I believe is a waste of time.

Kids in the House Hosting Screening of Powerful Documentary 'The Hunting Ground' | Posted 10.21.2016 | College

The film, coming from the team between the groundbreaking documentary The Invisible War, sheds light on sexual assault on college campuses, institutional cover-ups, and the brutal social toll on their victims and their families.

Missing Michigan Woman's Skeletal Remains Found

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 04.28.2015 | Crime

Authorities in Michigan have positively identified skeletal remains found in a rural area as those of Chelsea Bruck, a 22-year-old Michigan woman who ...

Rape Victim Ad In Montana

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.21.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Senator John Walsh has just released a rather amazing television ad, though, which is the best pushback on the "personhood" concept I think I've ever seen. Because it features a rape victim telling her own story.

How Do You React to Your Rapist?

Angie Epifano | Posted 11.01.2013 | College
Angie Epifano

What if, one day, my rapist walks into a room with me? What would I do? How would I react?

Student May Not Have Intended To Commit Suicide Following Rapist's Acquittal

The Huffington Post | Allie Compton | Posted 10.31.2012 | College

Doctors are revisiting the case of Kayley Howson, a UK college student who committed suicide four years ago after learning her alleged rapist had been...

The Reality of Rape

Kristen Houghton | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics
Kristen Houghton

Fifty years after the horrible incident happened to her, my aunt can still remember the terror and the man. She wanted her niece to write about what happened because, "No man can ever truly know what happens to a woman when she is raped. I need you to tell my story."

'Teardrop Rapist' Strikes Again, Day After LA Posts $50,000 Reward

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.28.2012 | Crime

The "Teardrop Rapist," wanted for 35 sex assaults around Los Angeles, was linked today to yet another attack -- just one day after the city offered a ...

Repeat Rapist Caught, Suspected Of Third Woman's Murder

Posted 03.10.2012 | Miami

Miami-Dade police say a repeat rapist is in custody after leads resulted in the arrest of Steven Warren on December 31. The 37-year-old is though...

WATCH: Have You Seen This Creep?

Posted 01.14.2012 | New York

Police are hunting a man who is accused of trying to rape a 27-year-old woman in the East Village on Sunday. The suspect is described at 5'9" and ...

Championing Rapists' Fatherhood Rights

Chris Weigant | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Championing fatherhood rights for rapists would seem to be a politically suicidal position for any candidate for office in America. But this year's GOP nomination race seems to be testing this, in a big way.

Jury Convicts 'Cleveland Strangler' Anthony Sowell Of Murder

Posted 09.20.2011 | Crime

After more than two days of deliberation, jurors convicted Ohio serial killer Anthony Sowell of aggravated murder in the deaths of 11 women whose deco...

Confronting My Rapist

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 09.18.2011 | Women
Hayley Rose Horzepa

It takes a strong person to confront their rapist. Sometimes it is unavoidable.

Got Teeth? Proactive Anti-Rape Device or Another Way for Women to Live in Fear?

Jill Di Donato | Posted 08.16.2011 | New York
Jill Di Donato

A year after South African doctor Sonnet Ehlers introduced the Rape-aXe, some interesting questions arise about the "Venus Flytrap" condom, and how it might serve cosmopolitan women in the U.S.

Alleged Rapist Assange on the Loose in Sweden

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Weller

Stieg Larsson would turn over in his grave. The late author of the Millenium Trilogy, who fought for women's rights throughout his life, would have m...

Did The Death Of Communism Take Koestler And Other Literary Figures With It?

The New York Review of Books | Anne Applebaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Anne Applebaum The New York Review Of Books "Koestler: The Literary and Political Odyssey of a Twentieth-Century Skeptic" by Michael Scammell, Rando...

UPDATE: "Ether Man" Guilty Of Attempted Murder

AP/Huffington Post | HEATHER CLARK | Posted 08.05.2011 | Denver

Robert Bruce, the suspected serial rapist known as "Ether Man," was found guilty of attempted first-degree and second-degree murder Friday for attempt...

Are Rape Survivors Being Victimized Twice?

Maria Hinojosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Maria Hinojosa

There is an underreported backlog in the processing of rape kits which is delaying and sometimes denying justice for tens of thousands of American women.