Tag: rape culture

A Controversial Punishment: Chemical Castration in Oklahoma

A Controversial Punishment: Chemical Castration in Oklahoma

This past year’s news cycles have been dominated with more stories of sexual assault, harassment and misconduct than anyone thought previously possible. Influential people across almost every industry segment have been implicated in stories of harrowing assault and misdeeds. Whether it were the atrocities committed by brave individuals by men of power like Harvey Weinstein… Read More

Minnesota Players End Boycott, Will Play in Bowl Game

Last week, 10 University of Minnesota Football players were suspended upon investigation of them being involved in a campus sexual assault case.   Due to the belief that these suspensions were unjust because the players felt the sex was consensual, the entire team had, at first, decided to boycott any football activities, including their upcoming… Read More

Brock Turner: the All-American rapist who got 6 months

On June 2, Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky sentenced 20-year-old Brock Turner to six months in county jail and three years of probation for three charges of sexual assault after raping a 23-year-old woman at Stanford University on January 18, 2015.   Just in case anyone was wondering #brockturner #brockturnerisarapist https://t.co/Z7IFCVbSKC pic.twitter.com/G9dBC2c388… Read More