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Sexual Assault Reporting

Ending the Culture of Silence: How Technology Can Improve Reporting of Sexual Assault

Yasmin Green | Posted 09.21.2015 | Technology
Yasmin Green

Once you start to think about the challenges that victims of sexual assault face when they try to get help, you may better understand why fewer than 10 percent of victims end up reporting the crimes. But a simple technology tool promises to make it easier to protect victims and end the culture of silence around sexual assault.

Why I Never Reported My Sexual Assault

Talia Lavin | Posted 01.22.2015 | Women
Talia Lavin

What we are really asking when we ask sexual assault victims why they stayed, why they drank, why they took the pills, is Why did you allow yourself to become prey?

Alarming Report Finds Girls Consider Sexual Violence 'Normal'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Duberman | Posted 04.16.2014 | Women

How does a crime committed against nearly 238,000 women a year go unreported 60 percent of the time? According to a new report, many victims of sexual...

Tyler Kingkade

Is This What We Need To Address Campus Sexual Assault? | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.28.2014 | College

Although the federal Clery Act requires U.S. colleges to document and disclose all sexual assaults that occur on their campuses annually, universities...

At Harvard, Sex Assault Victims Wonder If Their School Really Protects Them

The Harvard Crimson | REINA A.E. GATTUSO and JESSICA C. SALLEY | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

This article is presented in partnership with the Harvard Crimson and is part of a larger series addressing issues related to campus sexual assault. ...

Sexual Assaults Underreported At The New School

New School Free Press | Posted 06.22.2011 | College

On April 4, the Obama administration introduced comprehensive guidelines to help colleges and universities do a better job of preventing and respondin...