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More Horrific Details Emerge in Cleveland, Texas Gang Rape

More Horrific Details Emerge in Cleveland, Texas Gang Rape

by Jamilah King on March 29 2011, 1:30PM

The attacks reportedly happened over the course of several months.

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After Cleveland, Texas: Eight Ways Black Men Can Fight Rape

After Cleveland, Texas: Eight Ways Black Men Can Fight Rape

by Akiba Solomon on March 17 2011, 3:17PM

Anti-rape activist Dr. R’Leureux Lewis gives black men simple (and not-so-simple) ways to interrupt rape culture—and break down the negative stereotypes that help fuel it.

Topics: Gender, Texas Rape

The Gang Rape of a Latina 6th Grader, and a Horrific Community Response

The Gang Rape of a Latina 6th Grader, and a Horrific Community Response

by Akiba Solomon on March 14 2011, 2:48PM

Eighteen black boys and men are accused of gang-raping an 11-year-old Latina in this small East Texas town. What now?

Topics: Gender, Texas Rape