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'Anti-Rape Wear' Reinforces Every Rape Myth You Can Think Of

‘Anti-Rape Wear’ Reinforces Every Rape Myth You Can Think Of

by Von Diaz on November 5 2013, 4:18PM

Yes, that’s right—rape-resistant underwear.

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Sexy Female Video Game Avatars Can Negatively Affect Women

Sexy Female Video Game Avatars Can Negatively Affect Women

by Von Diaz on October 17 2013, 12:18PM

A new study shows that hypersexualized female avatars in video games can cause negative body image and promote rape acceptance in women.

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Are 'Anonymous' Hackers Turning Their Attention to Rape Culture?

Are ‘Anonymous’ Hackers Turning Their Attention to Rape Culture?

by Von Diaz on October 15 2013, 11:55AM

A group better known for hacking PayPal, the Church of Scientology, and the Brazilian government has twice set its sights on high school rape cases.

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A Note About Chris Brown, Rape Culture and Our Ethics

A Note About Chris Brown, Rape Culture and Our Ethics

by Akiba Solomon on October 8 2013, 10:32AM

Chris Brown recently told the Guardian that he ‘lost his virginity’ at age eight. What actually happened was a rape—a fact that deserves more than a passing mention.

Topics: Gender

Serena Williams: Sorry for Wanting to Know Why Stuebenville Victim Decided to Get Raped

Serena Williams: Sorry for Wanting to Know Why Stuebenville Victim Decided to Get Raped

by Jamilah King on June 19 2013, 9:55AM

Bad move, champ.

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It's Bigger Than Rick Ross: How to Organize Against Sexism in Hip-Hop

It’s Bigger Than Rick Ross: How to Organize Against Sexism in Hip-Hop

by Jamilah King on April 15 2013, 2:01PM

Dani McClain writes that when it comes to organizing against misogyny, we need to organize against those who benefit from it financially.

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Rick Ross Says That You Totally Don't Get His Lyrics

Rick Ross Says That You Totally Don’t Get His Lyrics

by Jorge Rivas on March 29 2013, 10:26AM

Because, you know, he didn’t actually say the word “rape.”

Topics: Media, /NOW

Hundreds Sign Petition Asking Rick Ross to Apologize for Rape Lyric

Hundreds Sign Petition Asking Rick Ross to Apologize for Rape Lyric

by Jamilah King on March 27 2013, 4:37PM

Rape isn’t a punchline.

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