Penis-Shredding Condom Can't Actually Prevent Rape

Dr Sonnet Ehlers recently returned with a new and improved design for the Rape-aXe (formally known as Rape-X), a rubber device designed to catch a rapist's dick in its Velcro-like network of hooks. This has, naturally, spawned some debate. » 5/11/10 5:00pm 5/11/10 5:00pm

"You Make Men Want To Be Sinful:" Blaming The Victim, Religious Pamphlet …

Today in victim-blaming, a pamphlet making the rounds in Bristol, VA alleges, "some rape victims would not have been raped if they had dressed properly." The upside: Bristol residents, including a local pastor, are outraged. » 3/01/10 12:20pm 3/01/10 12:20pm

Foreign Firsts: Egypt Jails A Man For Sexual Harassment Of A Woman

In Cairo last June, Sharif Gomaa, 28, pulled alongside Noha Rushdie Saleh, 27, in his van while she was in the street, stuck his arm out of the car, and grabbed her breasts so forcefully that she fell. Earlier this week, Gomaa was sentenced to three years in prison with hard labor, marking the first time a man has » 10/23/08 2:40pm 10/23/08 2:40pm

Blackmail Gone Wild: Joe Francis's Scary Brush With Crime, Before He…

About 4 years ago, Joe Francis was on the receiving end of a crime that involved his being videotaped in a sexually explicit manner without his consent (or signed release form). His house was broken into, and when Francis returned home, a masked man was waiting there for him. The man bound and gagged Francis, stole a… » 5/19/08 7:00pm 5/19/08 7:00pm