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Rape Culture Is...

Rape Culture Is... | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
You don't have to look far to see examples of rape culture these days. Whether it's advertising, movies, music videos or social media -- images, words, concepts -- it's all out there illustrating men dominating women.
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Rape Culture 101: How to Rape a Girl and Never Get Caught

Rape Culture 101: How to Rape a Girl and Never Get Caught | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Last week at Miami University in Ohio, a flyer detailing how to get away with rape circulated throughout one of its residence halls, prompting action from
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My Elegant Gathering of White Snows: The New Statesman on the Feminist Borg & Why Rape Myths are Good Advice

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Sugar daddy billboard drawing controversy in Birmingham

Sugar daddy billboard drawing controversy in Birmingham | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) - Gas prices aren't the only thing being advertised at a busy intersection near Birmingham's airport.
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Birmingham, AL sign. What do you think this is all about?

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School Backs Down From Expulsion Threat Against Sexual Assault Survivor

School Backs Down From Expulsion Threat Against Sexual Assault Survivor | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
After an external review, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill announced Thursday that it dropped a school honor court charge against Landen Gambill, a student who was accused of "intimidating" the man she says sexually assaulted her.
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I Helped Start the #FBRape Campaign Because We Must Not Tolerate Facebook's Allowance of Horrifying Pictures Showing Violence Against Women

I Helped Start the #FBRape Campaign Because We Must Not Tolerate Facebook's Allowance of Horrifying Pictures Showing Violence Against Women | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Advertisers are starting to pull out. The campaign is working. Here's why I started it.
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What Ads With Half-Naked Women Look Like When They’re Turned Into Men

What Ads With Half-Naked Women Look Like When They’re Turned Into Men | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
The first part of this clip gets into the sexism and rape culture around advertising, but what really illustrates the point clearly is the last half. They use men instead of women in the same ads.
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Armed Forces Sexual Assault Crisis Reaches New Heights

Armed Forces Sexual Assault Crisis Reaches New Heights | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Ahead of possible major actions from the Pentagon and Congress on sexual assault in the military, the U.S. Army is forced to confront yet another instance of a member of the armed forces involved in a shocking sexual assault scandal.
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Why Are We Not Calling the Danny Brown Oral-Sex Assault Rape?

Why Are We Not Calling the Danny Brown Oral-Sex Assault Rape? | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
The gender roles may have been reversed, but the rapper’s oral-sex sneak attack shares a lot in common with classic sexual assaults, says Amanda Marcotte.
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Yes, I think that a man can be raped.

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Stop Telling Lies About Liberals: Getting Justice: Ending the Backlog of Untested Rape Kits

Stop Telling Lies About Liberals: Getting Justice: Ending the Backlog of Untested Rape Kits | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
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Finally, Finally! FBI’s “Forcible Rape” Definition Is Officially History | FMF Blog

Finally, Finally! FBI’s “Forcible Rape” Definition Is Officially History | FMF Blog | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
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Timeline Photos | Facebook

Timeline Photos | Facebook | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Rape awareness campaign launched

Rape awareness campaign launched | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Devon and Cornwall Police launch a new campaign to raise awareness of rape among teenagers.
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6 Overused Creepy Sentences That I Wish Always Had These Surprise Endings

6 Overused Creepy Sentences That I Wish Always Had These Surprise Endings | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
I'm only OK with these because of their twist endings.
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These images and thoughts are great--Use it.

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Dear Diary: What I Wish Teenage Me Knew About Rape Culture

Dear Diary: What I Wish Teenage Me Knew About Rape Culture | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Trigger warning for descriptions of sexual assault. Numerous aspects of sex and intimacy can be confusing for everyone, even in adulthood, but the emergence
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What Makes A Campus Safe From Sexual Assaults?

What Makes A Campus Safe From Sexual Assaults? | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
This article, written by investigative journalism students at the University of Massachusetts, is presented as part of a larger series addressing issues related to sexual assault on college campuses.
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Facebook Agrees to Block Humor about Sexual Assault

Facebook Agrees to Block Humor about Sexual Assault | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Under pressure from the Women  Action & the Media group who published an open letter explaining that Facebook wasn't doing enough to remove posts that condoned violence against women, Facebook officially announced today that they are revising...
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Examples of Gender-Based Hate Speech on Facebook | WAM!

Examples of Gender-Based Hate Speech on Facebook | WAM! | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
TRIGGER WARNING: All of these are examples, from Facebook, of speech and images encouraging and/or making light of violence against women. Both the images and the language are extremely graphic and disturbing.
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This is from WAM! Women, Action, & the Media page on Facebook. You might want to look back at this page for updated images and comments that appear on Facebook.

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Yale faces $165,000 fine after university 'fails to report' four sex offenses

Yale faces $165,000 fine after university 'fails to report' four sex offenses | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
The New Haven Register is your source for all New Haven 24-hour breaking news, local news, sports, entertainment and more. View daily weather updates, watch videos and photos. Keep up with New Haven's News and New Haven local Sports.
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F.E.A.R.

F.E.A.R. | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
I am driven by fear. I always have been. I’ve just recently discovered the truth around my fear of men.*Trigger warning – below I discuss perpetrators of sexual violence and abuse.*Last week, my be...
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Dear Diary: What I Wish Teenage Me Knew About Rape Culture

Dear Diary: What I Wish Teenage Me Knew About Rape Culture | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
Trigger warning for descriptions of sexual assault. Numerous aspects of sex and intimacy can be confusing for everyone, even in adulthood, but the emergence
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Activists Project “Rape Is Rape” onto US Capitol Sunday | FMF Blog

Activists Project “Rape Is Rape” onto US Capitol Sunday | FMF Blog | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
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Our disbelief is the sexual predator's great asset

Our disbelief is the sexual predator's great asset | Rape Culture in American | Scoop.it
If the broadcaster Stuart Hall ever felt a scintilla of anxiety that one of his victims might report him, I doubt whether it troubled him for long.
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