In the News (May 22, 2015 – May 29, 2015)
Compiled by Liz Clift, CCASA Contributor
Rape doublespeak, and why it’s important that we call rape rape.
No kidding — college students are at high risk for rape according to a recently released study.
A new law in Washington state mandates that rape kits be sent in for testing within 30 days.
Someone tallied up the number of rapes in Game of Thrones (both the books and the TV series), and the results are a little horrifying.
A University of Washington fraternity is under investigation.
Bernie Sanders tries to distance himself from a 1972 essay he wrote about rape.
People share their #firstharassed stories on Twitter.
A University of Auburn employee was arrested for distributing date rape drugs.
“It is huge, but breaking the silence often comes at a large personal cost for survivors of rape. Calling for women to break that silence is different from supporting and listening to those who come forward.”