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L. Lamar Wilson writes of men and rape, survivors and aggressors, in this stark poem.

A New Force to Fight Campus Sexual Assault: Culture of Respect

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Dissatisfied with the piecemeal approach to preventing campus sexual assault, a few concerned citizens formed Culture of Respect.

Rolling Stone and UVA: The Intersection of Journalism and Victim Blaming

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Christopher M. Anderson uses Rolling Stone’s recent retraction about their University of Virginia story about on-campus rape to underscore the crucial need for responsible journalism in cases involving victims.

An Open Letter to Sabrina Rubin Erdely

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UVA rape survivor Elisabeth Corey has something to say to Sabrina Rubin Erdely and Rolling Stone about reporting on trauma.

Bill Cosby and the New Meaning of Integrity

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Matthew Rozsa meditates on the downfall of Cosby and the rise of the new integrity.

Shia LaBeouf Says He Was Raped. Will Anyone Listen?

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Andrew Smiler discusses ways in which male stereotypes make it hard to care that LaBeouf was raped.

All My Heroes Are Monsters

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Curtis Cook still wants to be a comic, but now more than ever he wants to be a different man than so many of the male comics who came before him.

Here’s Why You Should Never Play—or Let Your Kids Play—Grand Theft Auto

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Mary Poust discusses the video game, Grand Theft Auto, whose latest ‘upgrade’ allows kids to have sex with and kill prostitutes, and concludes that we should not be playing or supporting these games.

To the Person Who Sexually Assaulted Me, I Forgive You

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Tim Mousseau rejects the labels victim and survivor. Instead, he is a learner who has forgiven his assaulter while facing his own demons.

Bill Cosby’s Silence Is About Our Media

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The famous comedian and television personality’s silence on charges of sexual assault shows a lot about Bill Cosby—and even more about our media.

Shedding the Silent Shame of Sexual Abuse

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Tech guru Robert Scoble took to Facebook to shed the silent shame of sexual abuse that he suffered 40 years-ago. He did it to heal himself, but also to help other victims heal.

My Rape Doesn’t Define Me

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Alyssa Royse’s experience with rape helped her find strength and individuality, and a message of hope.

She Was Raped Three Years Ago. How Do I Help Her Today?

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Heather Gray helps a GMP reader who wants to support a survivor.

Why Men Have a Strong Emotional Stake in Rape Prevention

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Ashley Warner, a survivor of rape, is concerned how this act of violence affects men, families, marriage and society.

What Sayreville Says About Our Society

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Stacey Gill examines a culture that protects the perpetrators and perpetuates sexual assaults.

To The Secondhanders: Those Who Love People Who’ve Survived Abuse

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Greg Brown relays 7 hard truths that must be acknowledged in the survival of sexual abuse.