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#MeToo Behind Bars: When the Sexual Assaulter Holds the Keys to Your Cell
Society & Culture  (tags: inmates, incarceration, sexual assault, sexism, women )

- 30 days ago -
As the #MeToo movement outside of prison walls continues to gather momentum, what about survivors who are locked away? And what happens when the assailants are the people who literally hold the keys to their lives?
How Jon Hamm Is Helping The White House Fight Campus Sexual Assault ~(TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, activists, 'It's On Us' campaign, sexual assault, society, women, safety, humans, media, celebrity, news )

- 1307 days ago -
A website that went live Friday morning,, features a public service announcement with Obama, Biden and other familiar faces telling viewers it's their responsibility to stop sexual assault.
End Sexual Assault on College Campuses! ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: college, sexual assault, campus, students, law, human rights, investigation )

- 1331 days ago -
Over 11 million women are currently making their way to college for the start of their fall semester. 84% of women who reported sexually coercive experiences said the incidents took place within their first four semesters on campus.
Glenn Beck Airs 'Rape' Comedy Skit to Mock Sexual Assaults in Response to Calif. Shootings (TEXT and VIDEOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: women, rape, society, ethics, sexual assault, rights, crime )

- 1421 days ago -
Glenn Beck's The Blaze network recently created a comedy skit to illustrate a theory that women are not raped as often as studies have shown.
Kenya: Ensure Justice for 16-Year-Old Liz & All Victims of Sexual Violence ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, humanrights, women, world, sexual assault, culture )

- 1478 days ago -
Tragically Liz's experience is commonplace in Kenya, where 1 in 5 women will experience sexual violence in their lifetime. Therefore, please join Equality Now, our partners through the Solidarity for African Women's Rights (SOAWR) coalition, COVAW and...
Speak Up Against Sexual Assault on College Campuses ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, sexual assault, protection, college )

- 1699 days ago -
One in four women experience rape or sexual assault on college campuses, and over half don't report it to anyone. Stand with organizations like One Student and support these victims -- help them speak out and get help!
I Am a Survivor, And I Can Finally Talk About It
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, education, government, police, politics, rights, safety, Sexual Assault, society, violence )

- 1759 days ago -
I was not able to move or speak, which was terrifying. When I pushed weakly against the toilet with my chin, the ground came up fast in free fall, my forehead banging hard. *Warning - description of sexual assault
Demand Justice for Woman Sexually Assaulted in Courtroom ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, sexual assault )

- 1766 days ago -
Provide justice to woman sexually assaulted in a courtroom and then arrested for protesting
Pledge - Military Survivors of Sexual Assault Deserve Justice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, military, sexual assault, survivors, women, protection, violence, environment )

- 1779 days ago -
Under current military rules, survivors of sexual assault must turn to the chain of command to secure justice. These commanders do not have the legal expertise to make such critical decisions as whether or not to pursue and punish sex offenders.
Roxanne Lara Calling for Cathrynn Brown's Resignation Over Abortion Bill
Society & Culture  (tags: women, violence, sexual assault, Cathrynn Brown, society, ethics, abuse, sadness, rights )

- 1908 days ago -
Former Eddy County Commissioner Roxanne Lara is pushing an online petition calling for the resignation of State Rep. Cathrynn Brown, R-Carlsbad, in response to Brown's legislation calling for felony charges for abortions related to rape and incest.
Cathrynn Brown Should Resign Immediately PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: women, violence, abuse, government, sadness, sexual assault, victims )

- 1908 days ago -
Cathrynn Brown, you must resign. Your attack on victims of sexual assault is a continuation of the 2012 Republican attack on women.
Invisible No More ! Demand Accountability ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, military, sexual assault, violence, environment )

- 1994 days ago -
Tell the Department of Defense to better equip our troops to fight military sexual assault by using The Invisible War as a training tool.
Please Sign: Tell MA, Don't Give Child Visitation Rights to Rapists
Society & Culture  (tags: women, rights, rape, sexual assault, rapist visitation rights, children, violence, government, safety, family )

- 2015 days ago -
A MA man who admitted to raping a 14-year-old now wants the right to be involved with the child born after the crime. A rape victim should never be forced to send her child off with a man who criminally assaulted her. Tell MA to protect victims of rape.
End the Sexual Assaults of U.S. Military Women ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, sexual assault, military )

- 2346 days ago -
The United States military is made up of both men and women. In more recent years, women have contributed in every major military conflict; they have fought and died alongside their male counterparts in battle. And yet,
ACTION ALERT: Stop Sexual Assaults on Veterans! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: military, veterans, women, rape, sexual assault, violence, protection laws )

- 2485 days ago -
The last concern a female veteran should have at a VA facility should be the fear of sexual assault. But according to a report by the Government Accountability Office, over 300 veterans have suffered sexual violence while seeking treatment

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