The Story: Christian University Stands by Decision to Keep Bill Cosby as Speaker at Benefit Dinner, Despite Outcry From Sexual Assault Victims Group “Multiple” women have come out and alleged that comedian, Bill Cosby sexually assaulted and/or raped them. A Christian University invited Bill Cosby to speak at an event and people are angry that the haven’t […]
The Story: GOP Senate hopefuls favor over-the-counter birth control Currently, you can only purchase “The Pill” if you have a prescription from your doctor – with the exception of Plan B, which is an “emergency” contraceptive. (Really Plan B is a super concentrated version of The Pill – so it’s basically the same thing as […]
The Story: Cyberbullied rape victim fights back on Twitter with #IAmJada A young girl in Houston named Jada was sexually assaulted and her attacker posted photo evidence on social media. Several stories similar to Jada’s have resulted in the victim’s suicide or complete ostracization from their communities. (Examples: California case another three-part tragedy of rape, cyber bullying and suicide and Rehtaeh […]
The Story: Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez, 24, crowned as 63rd Miss USA This gorgeous woman was just crowned Miss USA. And she’s been getting a lot of crap from people about her answer to a question in the interview section of the pageant. One of the judges asked her why she thought the rate of rape […]
The headline: Human trafficking is crime against humanity: Vatican group Ya, don’t say. Let’s just get this out there – human trafficking is terrible. It’s modern day slavery and should be punished with something equally as nasty, terrifying and hopeless. Maybe forcing them to live in a tiny room that blasts Justin Bieber music 24/7 […]
The Story: The Girl in the Closet This is the story of a young Texas woman. It’s heart breaking. It’s infuriating. It’s vicious. It’s eight long pages of an unforgettable story. Lauren was rescued in 2001 from a life of abuse, neglect, hunger and unspeakable terror. She was eight years old and weighed about 25 […]
In case you were wondering what happens to rapists in India: 4 Sentenced to Death in Rape Case That Riveted India Why this matters: We are see a cultural shift in one of the oldest cultures in the world.