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Steubenville Rape Case

CNN Under Fire For Coverage Of Rape Trial

Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.17.2013 | Media
Kia Makarechi

CNN appears to have bet on the emotions of those it could show on camera -- for obvious reasons, the victim's identity has been protected, and the victim's family was not shown weeping in court. Networks know that people crying make for great TV. It's telling that this tone continued over multiple segments, despite a cadre of tweets and blog posts deriding the network's earlier coverage.

Katherine Bindley

WATCH: Steubenville Rape Suspect To Tell His Side Of The Story

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.12.2013 | Crime

One of the two Steubenville High School football players accused of raping a teenage girl has defended his innocence to ABC News's "20/20," after medi...

Rape Is Rape, Wrong Is Wrong, Where Is Decency?

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 04.21.2013 | Politics
Stuart Muszynski

When addressing rape, gun violence, bullying and other types of violent behavior, our country must depend on good people who recognize evil and do the right thing by standing up to help.

The Value of Vigil(ance) in Ending Sexual Violence

Purvi Shah | Posted 03.24.2013 | Impact
Purvi Shah

A vigil, the free collection of bodies choosing to be present, is exactly the right space to re-shape our understandings of sex and sexual violence. The freedom of participation and movement showcases the basis of the society and sexual practice we want emerge.

The Writing on the Wall

Amanda Guinzburg | Posted 03.12.2013 | Crime
Amanda Guinzburg

Rape isn't a trope. It's not a meme. It shouldn't be dismissed and no woman or girl or man or boy who is victimized by it should ever feel shamed into silence. No one ever should have but certainly not now, in 2013.

Ohio Sheriff Confronts Protesters Over Rape Case

Reuters | Posted 03.07.2013 | Crime

By Drew Singer STEUBENVILLE, Ohio, Jan 5 (Reuters) - A county sheriff under fire for how he has handled a high school rape investigati...