Dear John Harvard: A Plea to Stop the ‘Second Rape’ That Follows Campus Sexual Assaults

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A student’s anonymous letter, ‘Dear Harvard: You Win,’ and a law lecturer’s stinging follow-up underscore why Harvard must fight fiercely for affirmative consent.

“Rape Culture” Will End When Consent Becomes Sexy

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Look out rape culture, this 22-year-old entrepreneur’s gonna take you down, one thong at a time.

It’s OK to Be a Child Rapist if You’re Rich?

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Rape is a zero tolerance crime of violence, especially heinous when children are the victims. So why should the rich get away without jail time?

A Message From A Man, To Women Who’ve Been Raped

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Danny Baker has a message for women everywhere.

“Can Women rape men? Most people think that they can’t.”

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A Few Reasons Why Republicans Have to Stop Saying President Obama is the Worst President in History

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Republicans often claim that President Obama is the worst president in history but how does he really compare to the worst of the worst?

Was It Rape or Just ‘A Crappy Situation’?

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In “Yeah Maybe, No” filmmaker Kelly Kend interviews a male rape survivor and explores the dynamics of doubt that cloud our collective understanding of consent.

Why Raising Strong Girls Is Not Enough

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Jeff Bogle argues that in addition to strengthening the core of our young girls, we need to make a more substantial attempt to soften our boys.

A Girl Is Threatened In A Rap Battle, And So The Judge Steps In To Deliver His Own Verse

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A battle rap video turned ugly. And then, someone stepped in and made it inspiring.

The Disposability of Boys

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The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.

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How Men Can Support Women Post Sexual Abuse

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Two years ago his wife was kidnapped, stabbed, shot and sexually assaulted by nine men. Here’s the story, the mistakes he made in trying to help and the lessons he wants to put into the world for other men who may find themselves in a similar situation.

Sorry, Prison Rape Jokes About Justin Bieber Aren’t Funny

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When rape involves men, particularly men in prison, we as a society often trivialize it into nothing more than a “don’t drop the soap” joke. John Lash, executive director of Georgia Conflict Center, implores us to end our absurd acceptance of rape.

Looking at Dead Babies

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Has a steady diet of fictionalized pop media desensitized us to true images of trauma?

Coming Out About Rape and Connecting In Crisis

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For many men, admitting to rape is like coming out of a shameful closet. But it is the first, powerful, step towards healing.

Dear Allison (or Vile Female Rape Apologists Are Vile)

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James Landrith believes that compassion should not have gender labels, nor be attached to a cynical hierarchy of suffering.

Do You Really Wish It Had Been You?

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Rape is not sex seems like the most obvious fact in the world. Then why do we call some guys “lucky” asks Danny.