In the News (Sept. 28, 2013- Oct. 4, 2013)
Sexual harassment, porn, and workplace discrimination. It’s still a thing.
Speaking of porn, how about using the new movie Don Jon to create teachable moments?
A military veteran & sexual assault advocate talks about how she was affected by three sexual assaults that occurred in a single year in the Army.
A California man allegedly uses the promise of a career in modeling to lure victims.
This blog post serves as a good reminder that if what happens is nonconsensual sexual touching, it’s sexual assault.
Social media and easy access to technology like camera phones have helped police follow-up in another case of sexual assault on a teen, by a teen.
“I didn’t realize that I wasn’t a virgin until the day, after coming home from grade 1, I finally worked up the courage to ask my mother what sex was. I remember experiencing a strange sinking feeling as she calmly described to me some vague approximation of the terrifying ritual which a group of older boys I knew had been forcing me to perform with them for some time now.”
Boston College Confessions Facebook page, a rape confession, and whether or not it’s a joke (hint: even if it was intended as a joke, saying you raped someone is never a joke).
The government shutdown means the Department of Education can’t actively investigate colleges which have Title IX violations in dealing with sexual assault on campus.