By Ashe Schow | 09/30/14 06:58 PM
In April, the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault released a checklist for colleges to use in crafting new sexual misconduct policies.
By Ashe Schow | 09/30/14 11:05 AM
California's bill, S.B.967, is the first in the nation to define consent as an "affirmative, conscious, and voluntary agreement," but also codify into law that a "lack of protest or resistance does not mean consent, nor does silence mean consent."
By Ashe Schow | 09/23/14 02:09 PM
In reality, outside of feminist dogma, it is not blaming the victims to suggest ways to reduce the risk of being violated in a world in which bad people exist.
By Ashe Schow | 09/22/14 04:26 PM
The Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee was served with a search warrant last Tuesday after accusations surfaced that party-goers may have been marked with color-coded "X's" for date rape.
By Ashe Schow | 09/22/14 02:47 PM
Kat Hofland, president of "I Always Get Consent," an anti-rape organization, told an audience at Arizona State University in early September that suggesting women are ugly is a better rape deterrence than women being aware of their surroundings, Campus Reform reported.
09/20/14 12:30 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Last Saturday, this town drew thousands of cheerful fans cheering the University of Virginia's football team's underdog win. This week, a far grimmer task brought hundreds of volunteers to campus: the search for sophomore Hannah Graham, who disappeared a week ago....
By Ashe Schow | 09/19/14 03:35 PM
In its ongoing effort to prevent campus sexual assault, the Obama administration on Friday announced the "It's On Us" campaign, designed to spread responsibility for preventing sexual assault.
By Brian Hughes | 09/19/14 12:47 PM
"Campus sexual assault is not something we as a nation can turn away from and say that's not our problem," Obama said from the White House.
09/19/14 08:01 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has enlisted Hollywood stars including Jon Hamm of "Mad Men" and Connie Britton of "Nashville" to help fight campus sexual assault. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are unveiling the "It's On Us" campaign Friday at a White House event. The...
09/18/14 03:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer on Thursday pressed the leaders of all California colleges to establish an independent advocate on each campus for victims of sexual assault. A task force reporting to the University of California Board of Regents recommended Wednesday that each campus...
By Ashe Schow | 09/18/14 12:59 PM
Police departments across the country provide tips to help prevent a whole host of crimes. Are they engaged in victim-blaming?
By Ashe Schow | 09/10/14 12:37 PM
A yearly magazine published by a feminist group at the California-based Cypress College republished a three-year-old list of "tips to end rape."
By Ashe Schow | 09/09/14 02:48 PM
Gillibrand disclosed in her new book, Off the Sidelines, that she has often been sexually harassed in the U.S. Senate. She said that one male colleague called her "porky."
By Ashe Schow | 09/05/14 10:40 AM
The summit was organized under Drew's new president, MaryAnn Baenninger, who addressed the new focus on sexual assault in a statement.
By Ashe Schow | 09/04/14 04:24 PM
In a, NPR report, attorney Colby Bruno perpetuated the "guilty until proven innocent" mantra against those accused of sexual assault that is permeating college campuses.
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