Post Tagged with: "rape culture"

Judge Faces Firing After Asking Rape Victim ‘Why Couldn’t You Just Keep Your Knees Together?’ (VIDEO)

Judge Faces Firing After Asking Rape Victim ‘Why Couldn’t You Just Keep Your Knees Together?’ (VIDEO)

He implied that she was at fault for the sexual assault rather than her attacker because, after all, she probably wanted to have sex anyway.

by April Hamlin· · News
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Ex-Fox Exec Gets A Head Start On Painting Gretchen Carlson As A Liar (TWEETS)

Because of course.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
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Fox News’ Roger Ailes Has Actually Been Harassing Female Journalists For Decades

It seems Roger Ailes has been a dirty old man with far more women than just Gretchen Carlson.

by Rika Christensen· · News
WATCH: Here’s What It Sounds Like When People Try To Excuse Rape

WATCH: Here’s What It Sounds Like When People Try To Excuse Rape

Listen to what happens when the justifications that are given for sexual assault are changed just a little bit.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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USA Swimming Metes Out Punishment That Stanford Rapist REALLY Deserves

Poor, poor Brock. His decisions have effectively ended his swimming career. Too effing bad.

by Rika Christensen· · News
College Ad Welcomes New Students And Apologizes For Their Impending Rape

College Ad Welcomes New Students And Apologizes For Their Impending Rape

This is a brilliantly controversial campaign to tackle a very serious problem.

by Justin Rosario· · Current Issues, News
Rape Kit-Opposing Sheriff Gives Non-Apology For Calling Most Rapes ‘Consensual Sex’

Rape Kit-Opposing Sheriff Gives Non-Apology For Calling Most Rapes ‘Consensual Sex’

This man has no business being anywhere near sexual assault victims, or in law enforcement at all.

by Shannon Barber· · News
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A**hole Of The Day – Michele Bachmann: Muslim ‘Rape Jihad’ Is Destroying ‘Western Christiandom’

The voices is Michele’s head are in rare form this week.

‘Make Rape Legal’ Blogger Whines To Cops From Mommy’s House Over Alleged Threats

‘Make Rape Legal’ Blogger Whines To Cops From Mommy’s House Over Alleged Threats

This guy is even more pathetic than we originally thought.

by Shannon Barber· · News
#12DaysofRage: Twitter DESTROYS Bloomingdale’s Over Ad Literally Advocating Rape (IMAGE/TWEETS)

#12DaysofRage: Twitter DESTROYS Bloomingdale’s Over Ad Literally Advocating Rape (IMAGE/TWEETS)

This is rape culture, and this is not okay.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Disgusting: Men Put Up Signs Welcoming Freshman Girls To The Culture Of Campus Rape (IMAGE)

Disgusting: Men Put Up Signs Welcoming Freshman Girls To The Culture Of Campus Rape (IMAGE)

The signs were ordered to be removed, but to many girls considering attending the school, the damage is done.

by Busta Troll· · News
GOP Lawmakers Propose ‘Modest Dress Code’ To ‘Protect’ Teenage Female Interns From Male Legislators

GOP Lawmakers Propose ‘Modest Dress Code’ To ‘Protect’ Teenage Female Interns From Male Legislators

Because apparently it is too much to ask that a grown man control himself?

by Shannon Argueta· · Current Issues, News
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John Oliver Smacks Down Republican-Sponsored Abstinence-Only Sex Ed Programs (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart may have retired, but at least John Oliver is still around to tear Republicans and their policies a new one.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Judge Orders Accused Serial Rapist Bill Cosby To Testify On Molestation Of 15-Year-Old

Well, this judge is going to force Bill Cosby to tell the truth under oath. Last time, he admitted to drugging women. What will come out this time?

by Shannon Barber· · News
Dr. Ruth Manages To Insult Women AND Men With Obnoxious Campus Rape Comment

Dr. Ruth Manages To Insult Women AND Men With Obnoxious Campus Rape Comment

WTF was she thinking?!

by Justin Rosario· · News
Have You Heard Of ‘Corrective Rape’? Gay Individuals Forced To Sleep With Family Members (VIDEO)

Have You Heard Of ‘Corrective Rape’? Gay Individuals Forced To Sleep With Family Members (VIDEO)

A new film highlights this horrific practice that is being done to “cure” gays and lesbians…

by Sarah· · News
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President Obama Blocks Famous Woman-Hating Page On His New Twitter Account

President Obama has no time for people who mock feminists, rape victims, women’s rights, and victims of abuse. Once again, he shows his true class and solidarity.

Unbelievable – The Duggars’ Alleged Homeschool Curriculum Calls Sexual Abuse A Gift (IMAGE)

Unbelievable – The Duggars’ Alleged Homeschool Curriculum Calls Sexual Abuse A Gift (IMAGE)

And you won’t believe how, or maybe you will.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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Rapey Bud Light Slogan Wants To Take ‘No’ Out Of The Vocabulary (IMAGE)

Looks like it’s time to take Bud Light off the shopping list.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
‘Clear Eyes, Full Heart, Don’t Rape’: Amy Schumer’s Brilliant Parody Of ‘Friday Night Lights’ (VIDEO)

‘Clear Eyes, Full Heart, Don’t Rape’: Amy Schumer’s Brilliant Parody Of ‘Friday Night Lights’ (VIDEO)

Amy Schumer shows comedy how to do a rape joke.

by Wendy Gittleson· · Political Humor