Emerson College Told Rape Survivor, “Not To Make A Big Deal” Out Of Her Rape, She Gets Sexually Assaulted Again
"I really wouldn't call it an investigation, I would call it an interview of me and an interview of the person who raped me."
Here's a list of some of the universities in the hot seat.
"Just because you regret a one night stand doesn't mean it wasn't consensual."
Rehtaeh recently commit suicide due to the bullying from leaked photos of her rape. Now members of her community have come out in support of the four boys despite their names being withheld because they are minors.
Occidental College is under fire by its students for failing to report to the student body a recent sexual assault.
Trigger warning: this article deals with accounts of sexual assault and sexual assault statistics, and could be triggering to some people.
Seriously, everyone -- male or female -- needs to read this and, for those of you have been through a similar situation, you need to know it's okay to reach out for help.
This needn't any commentary. Here are the judges words straight up. Mind you this is after the criminal was charged and convicted of the following: rape, forcible oral copulation, domestic battery, stalking and making threats against his former live-in girlfriend.
At the University of Montana, in order to enroll in classes, all students must complete an online video tutorial and score 100 percent on a quiz. It's the first university to require students educate themselves on the "myths and facts" of sexual assault.
It’s not every day that Tyler Perry—actor, producer, director and Hollywood’s highest-paid man according to Forbes—takes time out of his incredibly busy schedule to write a lengthy letter. Yet earlier this week, Perry penned an open letter to the 11-year-old boy who was sexually abused by Penn State football coach, Jerry Sandusky.
Most sexual assaults on college campuses are reported in September. The Department of Justice estimates that at least one in five women will be the victim of rape or attempted rape while she's in college. Women between the ages of 16 and 24 are four times more likely to be raped than any other demographic of women.
Sexual harassment is one of the oldest crimes in the book and it's one that often seems to go unpunished. In today's R-rated, "sex sells" culture, sexual harassment can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. And it does. All too often.
“So then I went back to his suite with him. And we bumped into his friends, and he introduced me, and they were all ‘Nice to meet you,’ in that douchey voice that actually means ‘Ah, you’re getting it on with our boy tonight.” I don’t even know his friends, and they probably think I’m a slut because he told them I’m a slut! Whatever, then we went back and hooked up. And it was decent, I guess.”
Last weekend in Toronto, where I live, a reported 1,000 people marched together in the first-ever SlutWalk. The campaign was a response to a comment made at a local university by a police officer, who said women should avoid "dressing like sluts in order not to be victimized." The police have since apologized for the officer's comment, but it still hit hard with the organizers of SlutWalk.
Here at CollegeCandy, we often take on topics like entertainment, beauty, and fashion. But every once in awhile, we share things that might otherwise fly under the radar, things that aren't necessarily fun to talk about but that we as young women need to know.
Miami University in Oxford, OH (yea, confusing right?) conducted a survey to see just how aware…
Anne Pressley, 26, was gorgeous, intelligent, and a rising star as a local television news anch…
We talk about sex a lot on this site. That is pretty obvious to anyone who reads it. We like sex. We l…
Commercials for last night’s Last Comic Standing boasted the “Most Shocking Audition E…
Public transportation is probably one of the best and worst things about big cities. It can usua…
Ladies, take note: the magazine that we love to hate, Cosmopolitan, is touting the sex trend du j…