The UK may acknowledge that sex without consent is rape in ours laws, but many still believe the damaging myths about rape and sexual assault, argues Kate Jackson
Cachella Smith talks with part-time women’s officer Emilia Jenkins about the projects she’s been involved with over the past year; even though each project is different, they all have the aim of helping women.
In Chile, students, writers, and feminist campaigners have protested a decision to rename the Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport to the Pablo Neruda International airport. They argue that Neruda, the renowned love poet, doesn’t deserve this celebration as he openly admitted to raping a maid in his 1977 memoir. He wrote that: “One morning, I […]
This comes as the government launches a review of whether to include misogyny as a hate crime in UK legislation.
Do Universities do enough to support victims of sexual violence? An upcoming free lecture hopes to answer just that
The majority of universities in the UK do not explicitly state that being the victim of a sexual assault is an extenuating circumstance for exams
A young woman was raped just behind Portland Street, close to both Piccadilly Gardens and the Gay Village
Tahir Nazir was today found guilty of a string of sexual assaults after prowling British university towns, including Manchester, trespassing into student accommodation and sexually assaulting young women
A 22-year-old was raped as she walked home from a friend’s house around 11:30pm on Friday the 5th of December
Lad culture is intimidating, but the Good Lad Initiative creates a space to discuss the negative impacts and instead consider positive masculinity
The University of Warwick faced a barrage of criticism after it emerged two students who were banned for 10 years for their involvement in a group chat that threatened rape could return early – later this year. Following the backlash there was a rapid U-turn and the university confirmed the pair will not be returning […]
New report reveals lack of support for survivors of sexual violence in Greater Manchester
Alexandra Walker argues that the #MeToo movement is in danger of normalising cases of sexual assault which could contribute towards the lack of protest in the Republican party against Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation as Supreme Court Justice.
Multiple women’s allegations of sexual assault against a society figure raise questions about student safety
The LightUp Fallowfield protest art installation aims to highlight key problems about safety and the dark
Trial begins for four students at the prestigious Royal Agricultural College who are accused of several counts of rape and sexual assault against the same woman at a university ball in 2014
Drinkaware has released statistics that show sexual crime, such as harassment, is commonplace in the clubs, bars and streets of university towns