Victim Blaming

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    Harvey Weinstein’s lawyer says she’s “never put herself in the position” to be sexually assaulted

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It’s 2019. So why are UK police still publicly victim-blaming women?

The Facebook post suggested women who walk alone at night are the problem.

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Jessica Rapana
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Bella Thorne responds to Whoopi Goldberg's comments on her nude photo leak.
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Bella Thorne thanks Zendaya for her support in the wake of nude photos row

That's what friends are for.

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

The comedian has opened up about being groomed and assaulted when she was 15 years old.

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Megan Murray
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Why everyone should listen to this addictive new podcast

Slow Burn shines a light on a vicious episode of victim-blaming

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Anna Brech
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Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 13/4/18

Thai women fight sexist victim-blaming, indigenous trans women find community in Colombia, and more

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The defiant reason women in India are posting selfies after midnight

A male politician's attempt at victim blaming has backfired spectacularly.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Bill Cosby will give talks on how to avoid sexual assault allegations

“They need to know... when they are doing certain things they shouldn’t be doing.”

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Amy Swales
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Ched Evans wants you to drink less to avoid being raped

Ask a Feminist despairs at the latest comments from footballer, Ched Evans.

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Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett
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Ched Evans seriously just warned women about the dangers of drinking

Because – wait for it – “there are genuine rapists out there”

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Moya Crockett
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A man has been cleared of sexual assault because he didn’t ‘enjoy’ it

Diego Cruz Alonso, 21, was found not guilty of assault on Monday.

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Moya Crockett
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These rape prevention tips are going viral for all the right reasons

Whistles and buddy systems feature

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Kayleigh Dray
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Moya Crockett
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This app tells you where sex crimes have been committed in your area

But would you use it?

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Apple Tree Yard: Emily Watson's character defends rape victims

Warning: Spoilers

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Anna Pollitt
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Khloé Kardashian shuts down reporter who tried to victim-blame sister

The reporter suggested that Kim Kardashian's lifestyle was to blame for the Paris robbery

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Kayleigh Dray
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Stanford rape survivor pens empowering new essay

“Victims are survivors, and survivors are going to be doing a hell of a lot more than surviving.”

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Judge orders sex offender to buy feminist literature for victim

Titles include The Diary of Anne Frank and works by Virginia Woolf

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Harriet Hall
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Comedian's argument about victim blaming goes viral on Facebook

This comedian has just shut down victim blaming with one Facebook post

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Kayleigh Dray
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Stop telling schoolgirls that their uniforms are "distracting"

Now students in New Zealand are being told that their skirts negatively impact boys and male teachers. Enough already

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Moya Crockett
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