Rape

If your sibling were raped by your friend, wouldn't you want to know? I most definitely would.

Ask Erin: Should I Tell My Brother That His Best Friend Raped Me?

She’s made all the mistakes, so you don’t have to… Ask Erin is a weekly advice column, in which Erin answers your burning questions about anything at Read...
Erin Khar    |   09.1.17   |   SHARE
Ask Erin
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What I Wish People Understood About Living With PTSD

PTSD: Imagine living the worst moment of your life over and over again. Read...
Kassi Klower of SHESAID    |   08.7.17   |   SHARE
Minds
Me telling a boy “no” should be the end of the discussion.

No, I’m Not A Tease; I’m Still Coping With My Rape

I have to remind myself of this at least once a week. I have it written in three of my notebooks, actually. I am not a tease. I am still coping with Read...
Korey Lane    |   07.25.17   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
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New Bill Forces Rape Victims To Ask Permission For Abortion

The new Arkansas Bill H.B. 1566 requires women to get permission from the biological father before getting an abortion. This includes incidents of Read...
Liza Walter   |   07.11.17   |   SHARE
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We are acutely aware of our vulnerability.

The Reality That All Women Experience That Men Don't Know About

Men — here's your chance to listen to what women deal with since a too-young age. So: Just. Listen. Read...
Gretchen Kelly of The Good Men Project    |   04.28.17   |   SHARE
Culture

6 Reasons Why Our Kids Shouldn’t Be Watching 13 Reasons Why

Heavy things, especially those involving teenagers, ought to be discussed around the table or on the sofa. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   04.18.17   |   SHARE
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" The future of ending rape culture is intersectional and inclusive. There’s no other way forward."

We Need To Remember Disability When We Talk About Sexual Assault

In the aftermath of my rape, I became an activist for ending rape culture. And I quickly found that even in feminist circles, disability was often Read...
Alaina Leary    |   04.18.17   |   SHARE
Bodies
"Unless we take a look at ourselves, raising awareness will only go so far."

While We’re Raising Awareness About Sexual Assault, Let’s Raise Better Human Beings Too

Raising awareness does nothing if we are not willing to become better humans, if we are not parents willing to raise decent human beings. Read...
Amber Leventry    |   04.11.17   |   SHARE