The Unfortunate Rape and Preventable Suicide of Milo Arthur

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Male victims of rape and sexual abuse matter and should be supported.

Breaking Free of Silence and Shame

I Am a Survivor by Kathleen Christiansen

Dani Bostick breaks free of the silence and shame that surround sexual abuse.

Consent Beyond Sex: Why Physical Touch Is Not A Right

Consent beyond sex by Ashley Michelle Fowler

As a society, we must stress the importance of consent beyond sex. People across gender identities should be expected to ask permission in any instance involving physical touch.

I Take the Hate and I Create

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After an online threat of rape from an unknown man, Ilona Harker – mother, musican, writer and teacher – has vowed to take the power back by launching a campaign to “take the hate and create”

They Tried to Take My Voice, I Took It Back

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As a male survivor of sexual assault, Tim Mousseau followed a pattern of staying silent—until he took back his own voice.

Changing The Paradigm: Addressing Our Role in Perpetuating Rape Culture

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Rape culture justifies sexualized violence by denying or minimizing its existence, and holding victims responsible. We must all play a role in ending it.

Haunted By What-Ifs

Haunted by Jonathan Kos Read

Danica Barnett can’t stop reliving a terrifying night.

Carry Each Other—a Call to Never Give Up

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Tim Mousseau has a request. An important one. Please pay attention.

Community in Turmoil: Teacher Arrested for Raping High School Football Star

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Recently, the highly-regarded town of Madison, Connecticut, experienced the unthinkable.

Why I Can’t Defend Bill Cosby

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Anthony Springer would have to abandon the sexual assault survivors he knows to defend Bill Cosby—and that’s something he’ll never do.

Bill Cosby and the Haunting Nature of Sexual Assault

Bill Cosby and the Haunting by Ian Sane

Carly Puch explores the lingering impact of sexual assault against the backdrop of Bill Cosby.

Your Son Has Been Sexually Assaulted – 5 Things You Must Do

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We can’t always protect our sons from sexual assault. But we can help them heal. Here is how to begin.

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

A New Force by Tulane Public Relations

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

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.

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.

Giving Thanks for Awareness

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Aaron W. Voyles discusses his season’s thanks and his struggles with thank you’s.