White House on Monday increase pressure on universities to aggressively combat sexual assaults

White House to Press Colleges to Do More to Combat Rape

Jennifer Steinhauer
WASHINGTON — Reacting to a series of highly publicized rapes on college campuses, the White House on Monday released guidelines that increase the pressure on universities to more aggressively combat sexual assaults on campus. The recommendations urge colleges, among other measures, to conduct anonymous surveys about sexual assault cases, adopt…Read More

About 3 percent of college men account for 90 to 95 percent of rapes.

Stepping Up to Stop Sexual Assault

Michael Winerip
BYSTANDER INTERVENTION is so easy to grasp, even by the most inexperienced college freshman, that the program may well be the best hope for reducing sexual assaults on campuses. Mostly it is common sense: If a drunk young man at a party is pawing a drunk young woman, then someone nearby (the bystander) needs to step in (intervene) and get one of…Read More

Rape culture in letters

Leaked Emails From American University Frat Reveal Prevalence of Rape Culture in U.S. Capital

PolicyMic
Wouldn't it be fun to know what men in fraternities talk about when the women aren't around? Thanks to 70 pages of horrifying leaked emails from an "secret fraternity" called Epsilon Iota at American University, we don't have to imagine what that's like. We can see it unfold before our eyes. Brilliant reporting by Erin Gloria Ryan…Read More

Everyday news papers in India , are filled with rape only. It is devastating for the security of the women & girl children . Some of…Read More

2012 Delhi gang rape - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The 2012 Delhi gang rape case involved a rape and fatal assault that occurred on 16 December 2012 in Munirka, a neighbourhood located in the southern part of New Delhi, when a 23-year-old female physiotherapy intern[2] was beaten and gang raped in a private bus in which she was travelling with a male friend. There were six others in the bus,…Read More

Incest. One law for the rich and another for the poor?

One Percenter Served No Jail Time For Raping His Three Year Old

The Huffington Post
A Delaware man convicted of raping his three-year-old daughter only faced probation after a state Superior Court judge ruled he "will not fare well" in prison. In her decision, Judge Jan Jurden suggested Robert H. Richards IV would benefit more from treatment. Richards, who was charged with fourth-degree rape in 2009, is an unemployed heir…Read More
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