Date Rape Columnist Leaves Paper In A Huff

Says Alex Knepper: "my columns are to be neutered, and I will no longer be allowed to engage with my readers. [...] I cannot morally sanction this; therefore, I must leave." Also resigning: a blogger who supported him. [Eagle, Sexist] » 4/19/10 4:30pm 4/19/10 4:30pm

Defending The Date-Rape Columnist With Math

"Here's a little math equation Knepper's critics will never understand: Guys + Gals + Parties + Excessive Boozing = Some gal(s) getting raped or some guy(s) getting falsely accused of rape." — Gregory Hane [Washington Examiner] » 4/08/10 4:20pm 4/08/10 4:20pm

Date-Rape Columnist Adds Race To His Conversational Repetoire

Alex Knepper's claim that "date rape is an incoherent concept" continues to make waves, this time with an interview in which he says people of color are anti-gay, but at least smart enough not to get raped. » 4/05/10 7:00pm 4/05/10 7:00pm

"This Column Was Probably Not — No, It Was Not — In The Best Taste"

The American University Eagle will issue an apology for publishing Alex Knepper's column claiming "'date rape' is an incoherent concept." Says the editor-in-chief, "The column offended a lot of people, and as a human being, that upsets me." [Washington Post] » 3/31/10 11:20am 3/31/10 11:20am

"The Rules Of Anonymous Sex:" American U. Columnist Responds To Rape…

After sophomore Alex Knepper claimed that "'date rape' is an incoherent concept" in the American University Eagle, many AU students wrote us to voice their anger. And Knepper himself wrote in to explain his "call for personal responsibility." » 3/30/10 1:20pm 3/30/10 1:20pm

"'Date Rape' Is An Incoherent Concept": Blaming The Victim, American U.…

The latest evidence that today's college kids are getting a lesson in victim-blaming: an American University sophomore's claim that girls who go to frat parties are asking for it, and consent is basically bullshit anyway. » 3/29/10 2:40pm 3/29/10 2:40pm