asking for it? donna karan’s defence of harvey weinstein sounds like rape culture
Meryl Streep rightly called his behaviour “inexcusable”, but the former DKNY designer (who has since apologised) seemed to make the same dangerous — and false — excuses that often stop sexual assault victims from getting justice.
why high-profile rape cases have made it hard for victims to come forward
Recent cases have proven how far we have to go in tackling the pervasiveness of rape culture in society, especially in the age of trial by social media, where women can feel scared to talk out about their ordeals.
the chris brown documentary promises to be a study in self-delusion
In 'Welcome To My Life' the singer looks for sympathy and understanding over his troubling history of violence and misogyny.
best coast calls out chris brown for perpetuating rape culture
The singer tweets that singing about breaking into a woman’s house and waking her up with sex is not okay — yet, ‘Back to Sleep’ is still topping the charts.
from anti rape cloaks to page 3 models sarah maple’s art will shock you
Ahead of her forthcoming exhibition, I Disagree With What You Say, we catch up with the artist to talk sex, race, and what it means to be a woman.
the fearless funny women of comedy tackle sexual violence
How comedians like Margaret Cho and Jessie Kahnweiler are helping women speak out about abuse.