It is thoroughly sobering and has been needed for a while.
Today is the last day of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t ALWAYS be aware. There's a line of condoms that are specially designed for awareness—in a fun way.
Sexual assault on college campuses is on the rise. Making things worse, some schools are not complying with Federal legislation that mandates them to handle and report these crimes.
This fall, an estimated 12 million women will enroll in college. The number of women students surpassed men in 1980, and the gap has been widening ever since. Since 2011, more working women have held college degrees than working men. Of the 80 highest ranked schools in the country, here is a roundup of some of the best colleges for women.
Former President Jimmy Carter is issuing a call to action to end the abuse and subjugation of women. Carter is on a media tour, discussing his new book, "A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power."
Sen. Kristen Gillibrand will debate Military Justice Improvement Act as early as Tuesday, and Sen. Claire McCaskill plans filibuster. The latest report of rampant sex crimes on U.S. military base in Japan highlights the urgency for a decision to be made on how to better approach cases.
While we're anticipating what the President will say about the economy in Tuesday's state-of-the-union address, last week's radio and Internet address reaffirmed the White House's commitment to cracking down on sexual assault on college campuses and changing a culture that perpetuates rape.
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New company AR Wear uses cut-proof, lockable straps to fix the form-fitting underwear onto a woman’s pelvic area to thwart would-be sexual assailants. How about just tell would-be perpetrators to stop raping women?
Daisy Coleman is not afraid to speak out about being assaulted by boys she thought were her friends. Thanks to her bravery and crowd-sourced justice, the Maryville, Mo. rape case, has been reopened and a special prosecutor has been assigned to the case.
by Maggie Freleng