Title IX Network Takes Colleges to Task for Mishandling Rape Reports

On Thursday November 14, federal complaints were filed against both Vanderbilt and Amherst — two schools that have had highly-publicized, ghastly rape cases in the past year — alleging that the college administrations both mishandled reports of sexual assault and permitted a hostile sexual environment to flourish on… » 11/19/13 2:00pm 11/19/13 2:00pm

Student Rape Survivors Launch Much-Needed Know Your IX Campaign

Sorry, Detective Olivia Benson, but you can't take any credit for propelling college rape culture into the limelight. That goes to the inconceivably energetic and supportive group of survivor-activists behind "Know Your IX," a national movement and network that helps sexual assault survivors at colleges across the… » 8/06/13 3:30pm 8/06/13 3:30pm

Law & Order: SVU Rips Story From Dozens of Campus Rape Headlines

Last night Law & Order: Special Victims Unit aired "Girl Dishonored," essentially a greatest hits compilation of recent highly-publicized college rape cases complete with zeitgeisty references to Snapchat and "Gangnam Style." The episode's standard disclaimer — "The following story is fictional and does not depict… » 4/25/13 3:06pm 4/25/13 3:06pm