Nobel Peace Prize Goes To Duo Battling Rape As Weapon Of WarThe 2018 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi activist Nadia Murad for their work to end sexual violence against women as a weapon of war.
Survey Finds India Is Most Dangerous Country For WomenIndia is the most dangerous country in the world to be a woman because of the high risk for sexual violence and slave labor, a new survey of experts shows.
Texas Bills Aim To Curb Sexual Violence On College CampusesAn Austin Democratic state senator has filed a package of bills requiring Texas colleges to adopt "affirmative consent" policies for sexual contact and create anonymous online reporting tools for assault victims.
Baylor Regents: 17 Women Reported Assaults By 19 PlayersAn outside investigation of the Baylor University sexual violence scandal found 17 women who had reported sexual or domestic assaults involving 19 Baylor University athletes since 2011, university regents have told The Wall Street Journal.
Activists Demonstrate Against Sexual Violence At BaylorA candlelight vigil to protest Baylor University's response to campus sexual violence drew scores of demonstrators to the street in front of the university president's home Monday night.
Demonstration Against Sexual Violence Planned At Baylor UniversityActivists are planning a candlelight vigil outside the home of Baylor University's president to protest what they regard as the university's weak policing of sexual misconduct,
High School Sex Ed Teaching 'Yes Means Yes' Rape PreventionThis is the new look of high school sex ed: A roomful of teens, 14-year-olds mostly, is told that a girl and boy meet at a school dance. The boy drives her home. They kiss. What happens next, over the girl's protests, leaves him confused and her crying, no longer a virgin.
College Women Learn How To Repel Virtual AggressorStudents first learn assertiveness skills. Then those skills are tested during a real time ‘virtual reality’ session.
NFL To Partner With Domestic Violence HotlineResponding to increasing criticism Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a memo to the clubs late Thursday announcing a partnership with a domestic violence hotline and a sexual violence resource center.