NorthJersey.com 2.4.17 | Melanie Anzidei PARAMUS — More than 60 students from several Bergen County high schools came together Friday for a full-day Youth Summit that taught them about gender violence and reinforced ways to prevent it in their communities. The summit, organized by
101hotnews.com 2.9.17 | “Our culture often conceives of sex as something men want, and women either allow or withhold. The problem is, sex isn’t really given or taken â€” it’s an act people do together.” More Here...
Refinery29.com 12.16.16 / Kimberly Truong While sexual assault can take on many different forms, the one thing that remains the same is that assault is never a survivor's fault — including instances in which assault occurs in a relationship. Even so, sexual violence
Mic 9.2.16 | Claire Lampen In today's edition of Terrible Excuses for Rape, an Idaho man facing a felony rape charge told investigators that his alleged victim did in fact say "no," but it wasn't a "hard no." Whatever that means. Twenty-two-year-old Austin Michael
SparkNotes 8.22.16 | Kat Rosenfield If you're headed to college, you've probably been hearing a lot about the importance of consent—and especially about how uncomplicated it is. Simply put, consent means that in any sexual scenario, both participants (or all three or four
22 Words 8.22.16 | Abby Huegel It's really as simple as "no" means "no," but apparently there are people out there who still fail to grasp the concept of consent and sexual assault. Because of that, Twitter user Nafisa Ahmed decided to break it
Huffington Post 6.23.16 | Rini Sampath I’ve remained relatively silent online about the Brock Turner case. I’ve felt speechless about this subject. What more could I add to this dialogue that hasn’t already been said by other writers and courageous survivors? A few
CNN.com 6.8.16 | Leslie Morgan Steiner A critical aspect of that progress, however, is getting lost amidst the fury. Believe it or not, there is good news in the Stanford rape case, an encouraging fact that we shouldn't overlook: two men stopped this