Sexual Assault

Women in the workplace

Women are talking about difficult men they’ve encountered at work

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  • People

    Ellen DeGeneres has shared her story of teenage abuse because not enough women are believed

  • Japanese women are using an app to help stop groping on trains.
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    How Japanese commuters are using their smartphones to stop groping on trains

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    The Julian Assange rape case has been re-opened. This is why we must stop calling him a hero

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  • A man driving a taxi at night
    Life

    Woman shares details of "creepy" taxi ride that left her fearing for her life

    This is exactly why we need better regulation of drivers

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    Anna Brech
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  • Kiran Millwood Hargrave
    Life

    This YA author wrote a letter to her rapist, and it’s powerful and inspiring

    "I want only for you to feel how very small you are."

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    Sarah Shaffi
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  • Rape victims hand over mobile phones
    Life

    Rape victims are now asked to give their mobile phones to police

    Here's why this is a bad thing for convictions

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    Hollie Richardson
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  • Game of Thrones cast season 8 photo
    People

    What that Game of Thrones sexual assault revelation tells us about fan culture

    “I don’t want to say [being groped] comes with the territory, but, you know, people are crazy about it,” said the GOT star.

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    This magazine named both Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh as ‘most influential’

    And Twitter is outraged about it.

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 11: Ashley Judd speaks onstage at the 10th Anniversary Women In The World Summit - Day 2 at David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on April 11, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
    People

    Ashley Judd’s abortion story is incredibly important. Here’s why.

    “I’m a three-time rape survivor. And one of the times I was raped, there was conception,” says the actress.

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  • Brett Kavanaugh given Runnymede job
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    Do sexual assault claims ruin men’s careers? Not if you’re Brett Kavanaugh

    The Supreme Court justice, who was accused of sexual assault by Christine Blasey Ford, has just been given a prestigious teaching job in the UK.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Joe Biden
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    Joe Biden proves men don’t have to sexually harass women to make them uneasy

    The potential presidential candidate has been accused of inappropriate touching by several women – and we should talk about it.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Woman in shadow
    Life

    UK judge says men have “fundamental human right” to sex with their wives

    His comments are deeply disturbing – not least because of the UK’s troubling history surrounding marital rape laws.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Grey's Anatomy rape kit scene in ‘Silent All These Years’.
    Life

    Everyone needs to see this rape kit scene, whether they’re a Grey’s Anatomy fan or not

    The powerful moment was inspired by Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Michael Jackson leaving neverland documentary
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    5 women share their views on Michael Jackson ahead of “devastating” documentary

    “I don’t want to listen to his music anymore. I just can’t support it.”

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    Jessica Morgan
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  • Fern Britton
    People

    The stark message behind Fern Britton’s sexual assault story

    Fern Britton has revealed she was sexually assaulted by a man in a lift after a televised interview

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    Finally, men are being given tips on how to make women feel safe in public

    A new campaign is a refreshing change from all the times women have been told to modify their behaviour for their own safety

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    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s State of the Union plus one is a sexual assault survivor

    The congresswoman will be joined by activist Ana Maria Archila at the event

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Louis Theroux
    Life

    Louis Theroux to combat sexual assault and consent myths in new documentary

    The Night In Question will NOT shy away from the ongoing conversation around consent, sexual misconduct and #MeToo

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody - Fox
    Life

    Why Bohemian Rhapsody was dropped from this major Hollywood awards ceremony

    GLAAD has released a statement explaining the decision to remove Bohemian Rhapsody from consideration.

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    Women-only parking spaces were introduced after a rape – so a man sued

    Because apparently, making women feel safe is discriminatory against men.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    Why Cara Delevingne doesn’t care if she loses fans for speaking about R Kelly

    The model has blasted those who want her to stay silent about the singer

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    “Horrifying and indefensible”: Lady Gaga pulls song with R. Kelly from streaming services

    The singer has apologized to all victims of assault

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    26 women reveal the worst things they’ve ever been asked to do in an audition

    “Just pull your panties down and bend over and the role is yours”

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    Kayleigh Dray
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